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Author: Christopher Sawyer-Laucanno

Christopher Sawyer-Lauçanno is the author of more than a half-dozen books including biographies of Paul Bowles and E.E. Cummings, and a group portrait of American writers in Paris after World War II. He is also well- known as a translator and poet. Talisman House published his last book of poems MUSSOORIE-MONTAGUE MISCELLANY in 2013. He lives in Turners Falls, Massachusetts with his wife, the poet Patricia Pruitt.

The Continual Pilgrimage: American Writers in Paris, 1944-1960
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The Continual Pilgrimage: American Writers in Paris, 1944-1960

City Lights Publishers

Nonfiction. Literary History & Criticism. Between 1944 and 1960, a second wave of expatriate American writers took up residence in Paris, some seeking the exiting ambiance of art and the bohemian life that Paris has offered earlier generations, some...

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The Destruction of the Jaguar: Poems from the Books of Chilam Balam

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The Destruction of the Jaguar: Poems from the Books of Chilam Balam

City Lights Publishers

Poetry. Native American Studies. Christopher Sawyer-Lauçanno writes in his introduction to DESTRUCTION OF THE JAGUAR that "The Books of Chilam Balam are the only principal surviving texts of the ancient Maya. Written in the Mayan language but in Eur...

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Les Mots Anglais
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Les Mots Anglais

Jensen/Daniels, Publishers

Poetry. LE MOTS ANGLAIS, says Sawyer-Lauçanno in his introduction, "is based on Stephane Mallarmé's 1877 English grammar book Les Mots anglais, and on the exercise books (Themes anglais) he prepared for his students, probably between 1872 and 1884, ...

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Mussoorie-Montague Miscellany
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Mussoorie-Montague Miscellany

Talisman House, Publishers

Poetry. "A miscellany in flashes of realization. Christopher Sawyer-Lauçanno takes the tumbled bits of mind, and mind's penchant for equations (a feeling of 'is'), in order of appearance. The order is elegant, taken apace, and because the subject is...

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Remission
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Remission

Talisman House, Publishers

Poetry. Christopher Sawyer- Lauçanno's new book of poetry compresses experience and emotion into what seems at times an exclamation point of pain and yearning. It is, by turns, troubling and challenging, tough-minded and compassionate, earth-bound a...

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