April 4, 2023

Dead Sea Scroll

Translated by Daniel Kraft

Translator’s Note What I’ve tried to do in this translation is to treat the fragmentary nature of the ancient Dead Sea Scrolls as an essential aspect of their poetics and […]

April 4, 2023

Unappeasable Peas

By Lee Jenny, translated by Archana Madhavan

Translator’s Note On translating poetry, Ezra Pound once wrote, “That which appeals to the ear can reach only those who take [the poem] in the original [language].” Yet in my […]

April 4, 2023

Tumbleweed

By Ao Omae, translated by Emily Balistrieri

The Kenyon Review · “Tumbleweed” by Ao Omae (translated by Emily Balistrieri) In the sleepy West, a run-down bar is turning sepia colored. In front of it, two men turn […]

April 4, 2023

Loom

By Florentino Solano, translated by Arthur Malcolm Dixon

The Kenyon Review · “Isa” by Florentino Solano The Kenyon Review · “Telar” by Florentino Solano The Kenyon Review · “Loom” by Florentino Solano (translated by Arthur Malcolm Dixon) Translator’s […]