Description - Twentieth Centuries by Jean-Marc Desgent
Encompassing a range of emotions -- tenderness, vengeance, desire, cruelty -- this visionary poetry collection written in the first person traverses the phantom miracles and peers into the dark heart of the world.
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(140mm x 215mm x 5mm)
Publisher: Guernica Editions,Canada
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Author Biography - Jean-Marc Desgent
Jean-Marc Desgent is the author of over 20 poetry collections. Daniel Sloate (1931-2009) was a prolific poet, playwright and translator. He was the author of numerous books, including I is Another and Of Dissonance and Shadows. Sloate attended the University of Western Ontario (where he obtained an B.A. in French and English) and obtained a doctorate in French literature from the Sorbonne. He taught translation at the Translators' School in Paris before taking a position also teaching translation at the Universite de Montreal, where he remained until his retirement in 1995.