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Author: Seth Michelson (Translator)

Seth Michelson is an award-winning poet, translator, and professor. He has published thirteen books of poetry and poetry in translation. His books of original poetry include Swimming Through Fire (2017) and Eyes Like Broken Windows (2012). Recent translations include The Red Song (2017, Melisa Machado, Uruguay) and Poems from the Disaster (2016, Zulema Moret, Argentina). He also edited and translated the anthology Dreaming America: Voices of Undocumented Youth in Maximum-Security Detention (2017), after leading poetry workshops for two years in the most restrictive maximum-security detention center in the U.S. for undocumented, unaccompanied youth. He teaches the poetry of the Americas at Washington and Lee University.

The Ghetto
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The Ghetto

Veliz Books

Poetry. Latinx Studies. Jewish Studies. Translated from the Spanish by Seth Michelson. "The poems in Tamara Kamenszain's book THE GHETTO breathe and live boldly and beautifully in Seth Michelson's spot-on translations. Written in Spanish, with the g...

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The Red Song
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The Red Song

Action Books

Poetry. Latinx Studies. Translated from the Spanish by Seth Michelson. If Paul Celan's ghost sang from inside the pit of a cherry... if each slow stroke of a comb through cool, dark hair could be graphed into language, it might sing THE RED SONG. Me...

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Wings
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Wings

Sagging Meniscus Press

Poetry. Jewish Studies. Middle Eastern Studies. Religion & Spirituality. In WINGS, Israeli poet Amir Or's thirteenth book of poetry, transcendence is not a flight from the concrete intimacy of history and experience, but an opening within it, an int...

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