An arresting new translation of poems, originally written in French, by one of our greatest philosopher poets




On October 27, 2003, Etel Adnan received a postcard from poet Khaled Najar, who she had met in the late seventies. Originally in French, the poems it sparked collapse time, then expand it. War and love intertwine with coffee and bombs, memory and the present, evoking life in non- linear time.

ISBN: 9781643620046 W
96 pp, 5ΒΌ x 8
Publication Date: June 2019
Translator(s): Sarah Riggs
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Etel Adnan was born in Beirut, Lebanon in 1925. She studied philosophy at the Sorbonne, U.C. Berkeley, and at Harvard, and taught at Dominican College in San Rafael, California …

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