Author:Wolak, Bill & Karimi-Hakak, Mahmood

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Your Lover's Beloved: 51 Ghazals by Hafez

By: Hafez—Mahmood Karimi-Hakak & Bill Wolak, Translators

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2009

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC985.1


"The colloquial and accessible voice Hakak and Wolak tease out of these ghazals reveals the poet to be passionate, rebellious, and unerringly drunk with the kind of desire found only in Shakespeare's sonnets, or in the best of Shelley or Keats. . . . The emphasis in these translations, however, has been on the quality of language as it makes the transition to English, and on the essential Hafezian voice. Hafez, the lover and seeker of the sublime, comes out in lines whi... View more info

Your Lover's Beloved: 51 Ghazals by Hafez

By: Hafez—Mahmood Karimi-Hakak & Bill Wolak, Translators

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2009

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC985.2


"The colloquial and accessible voice Hakak and Wolak tease out of these ghazals reveals the poet to be passionate, rebellious, and unerringly drunk with the kind of desire found only in Shakespeare's sonnets, or in the best of Shelley or Keats. . . . The emphasis in these translations, however, has been on the quality of language as it makes the transition to English, and on the essential Hafezian voice. Hafez, the lover and seeker of the sublime, comes out in lines whi... View more info

Love Emergencies: Poems in English and Persian

By: Wolak, Bill & Karimi-Hakak, Mahmood

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2010

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC973.1


"'Love Emergencies' evolved as an experiment in translation in which we sought to communicate our most intimate thoughts and feelings across language and culture without footnotes. . . . Although sealed in language on the page, these poems are seldom content to yield to their own limitations. Instead, they are always straining to reach beyond language into the turmoil of actual experience, where, as in a real emergency, when everything is at stake, language gets left be... View more info

Love Emergencies: Poems in English and Persian

By: Wolak, Bill & Karimi-Hakak, Mahmood

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2010

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC973.2


"'Love Emergencies' evolved as an experiment in translation in which we sought to communicate our most intimate thoughts and feelings across language and culture without footnotes. . . . Although sealed in language on the page, these poems are seldom content to yield to their own limitations. Instead, they are always straining to reach beyond language into the turmoil of actual experience, where, as in a real emergency, when everything is at stake, language gets left be... View more info