My Heart Belongs to Dada

An excellent place to check up on little available or out of print or never translated European poets is Steven Fowler’s excellent work on the nth position site. Check it out: The fifth of the bi-monthly article series with focused on unjustly overlooked European poets. This edition, the German Dadaist icon Baroness Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven Also featured, three poems by Freytag-Loringhoven Here is one of them: Untitled No … Read more My Heart Belongs to Dada

Water, Rather than Oil

Came across this little poem by Gunnar Ekelöf in a translation by Steven Fowler on the Nthposition site which is introduced as “a monthly article series with focused on European poets perhaps overlooked in the Anglo-American tradition.” Besides a good intro essay on Ekelöf, it also features three new translations, including the one below (which of course all of a sudden rhymes strangely with events here, today, in … Read more Water, Rather than Oil