I've Learned Some Things
I've Learned Some Things allows English-language readers the rare opportunity to experience the work of Ataol Behramoğlu, one of Turkey's most celebrated poets. The sixty-six poems in this collection span the author's extraordinary career and are stunning examples of the intense emotional quality of his work. Behramoğlu celebrates the rich fabric of everyday life by exploring both personal and social struggles, sometimes employing a whimsical tone.
Walter G. Andrews's skillful translation conveys the vibrancy of Behramoğlu's work to an English-language audience, and this bilingual edition allows Turkish-language readers to follow the original text.
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Review: I've Learned Some Things (Modern Middle East Literatures in Translation Series) (Turkish Edition)User Review - Baklavahalva - Goodreads
I might not like Communists as much as some of my cousins in Sweden, but I do appreciate when they write sonorous, sensitive, and sensuous poetry about little things and people. Writing on pains and ... Read full review
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