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Description - When A Poet Sees A Chestnut Tree by Jean-Pierre Rosnay

Born in 1926, Jean-Pierre Rosnay founded the quarterly Vivre En Po--sie in 1983 and the renowned Club des Po--tes in Paris. A prominent member of the post-war Parisian intellectual community, he became associated with Boris Vian, Juliette Greci, Isidore Isou and others, while his writing was deeply influenced by the post-Surrealist movement. This major new collection of his poetry, translated and with an introduction by J. Kates, is Rosnay's first to be published in English.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781933382203
ISBN-10: 1933382201
Format: Paperback
(152mm x 108mm x mm)
Pages: 167
Imprint: Green Integer
Publisher: Green Integer
Publish Date: 1-Aug-2009
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Jean-Pierre Rosnay

Influenced by figures such as Paul Eluard, Robert Desnos and Raymond Queneau, Rosnay has long been a major figure of poetry in Paris. Jim Kates is the editor of Zephyr Press and a long-time translator.