The World Cut Out with Crooked Scissors: Selected Prose Poems, Carsten Rene Nielsen

The World Cut Out with Crooked Scissors: Selected Prose Poems

Carsten Rene Nielsen

Publisher: New Issues Poetry & Prose
PubDate: 10/15/2007
ISBN: 9781930974708
Price: $14.00
Quantity Available: 37
Pages: 103
SKU #: B16G

Poetry. Translated from the Danish by David Keplinger. "Carsten René Nielsen has reinvented the prose poem as a revelation in a paragraph. His world, skillfully Englished by translator David Keplinger, is full of surprising creatures and equally surprising emotions. Nielsen is a master who deserves to be better known outside his native Denmark."—Zack Rogow

Author City: AARHUS DEN

Carsten René Nielsen is a Danish poet. His selected prose poems, THE WORLD CUT OUT WITH CROOKED SCISSORS , was published in English by New Issues Poetry & Prose in 2007 and his most recent collection of prose poems, House Inspections, by BOA Editions in November 2011, both translated by the American poet David Keplinger. His poetry has been featured in magazines in Italy, Germany, Canada and the US. Carsten René Nielsen lives in Aarhus, in Denmark. 

Reviews and Other Links
author site

New Arrivals

Man and Wife
Katie Chase

The Service Porch
Fred Moten

Take This Stallion
Anais Duplan

Threads Talk Series
Steve Clay and Kyle Schlesinger, Editors

The 9-Day Queen Gets Lost On Her Way To The Execution
Karyna McGlynn

The Surrender
Scott Esposito