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Rae Armantrout and her French translator, Martin Richet

September 10, 2015 @ 7:30 pm

“Rae Armantrout has published 12 books of poetry. Her most recent collection, Itself, was published in 2015. Her 2013 book, Just Saying, has just appeared in an Italian edition on stampato presso, Rome. Her poems have also been collected in a Spanish edition: Rae Armantrout: Poemas: (Spain, 2014). Versed (2009) received the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Award. Partly, a volume of new and selected poems will appear in 2016. Her work has appeared in many anthologies such as: The Best of the Best American Poetry: 1988-2012 (2013), The Open Door: 100 Poems, 100 Years of Poetry Magazine (2012). Armantrout was a fellow at the Rockefeller Center in Bellagio, Italy from June 26 to July 24 2014.

Martin Richet est l’auteur de L’Autobiographie de Gertrude Stein (Éric Pesty Éditeur, 2011) et traducteur de métier. Parmi ses nombreuses traductions figurent 100 Sentences / 100 Phrases de Robert Grenier (Éditions de l’Attente), Gesualdo de Lyn Hejinian (Jacataqua n°2, Éric Pesty Éditeur), Là, poèmes : 1968-1975 de Robert Creeley (Éditions Héros-Limite), L’Ouverture du champ de Robert Duncan (Éditions Corti), Les Sonnets de Ted Berrigan (Joca Seria, postface de Jacques Roubaud), Indiens en bleu de travail de Jaime de Angulo (Éditions Héros-Limite), Poèmes électriques d’Aram Saroyan (idem) et un choix de poèmes de Larry Eigner, De l’air porteur / articulation / un monde (Éditions Corti). Il prépare enfin une série de livres intitulée Comment vivre. Deux parties ont paru : Génération de l’animal (Série z 🙂 et Catégorie : Contexte (Les Cahiers de Benjy).”

–Poets Live

Details

Date:
September 10, 2015
Time:
7:30 pm

Venue

Berkeley Books of Paris
8, rue Casimir Delavigne
Paris, 75006 France
Phone:
+33.1.46.34.85.73
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