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Author: Emanuel di Pasquale

Emanuel di Pasquale was born in Ragusa, Sicily, and emigrated to America in 1957. He holds a B. A. in English from Adelphi University and an M. A. from NYU. His translations from Italian include The Journey Ends Here by Carlo della Corte (Gradiva, 2000), SHARING A TRIP by Silvio Ramat (Bordighera Press, 2001), which won a Raiziss/dePalchi Fellowship from the Academy of American Poets, and Between the Blast Furnaces and the Dizziness by Milo De Angelis (Chelsea Editions, 2003). He has published several books of his own poetry, the first being Genesis (Boa Editions, 1989); and the latest five being The Ocean's Will (2013) from Guernica Editions (Canada), SELF-PORTRAIT (NYQ Books, 2014), Knowing the Moment (Blast Press, 2014), Poems in Sicily and America (Blast Press, 2016), and IN TRUTH (NYQ Books, 2017). He has also written a book for children, Cartwheel to the Moon (Cricket Books, 2003). In 2012 Xenos books published his translation of Dante's La Vita Nova which he co-translated with Bruno Alemanni. He is the Poet Laureate of Long Branch, New Jersey, and teaches English at Middlesex County College.

Harvest
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Harvest

Bordighera Press

Poetry. "HARVEST is a splendid collection, fresh and various"—X. J. Kennedy. "[Di Pasquale] writes out of strong experience, and by insisting on accuracy, he comes out both simple and surprising. He's never decorative: there is always something huma...

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In Truth
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In Truth

NYQ Books

Poetry. Emanuel di Pasquale refers to IN TRUTH as "his little book of poems." The book may be small, but the poems are far from little. Going beyond connecting the reader to nature in a lyrical and imagistic manner, these poems bathe the reader in t...

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Love Lines
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Love Lines

Bordighera Press

Poetry. Italian American Studies. This is Emanuel di Pasquale's latest collection of poetry. His previous work has been praised by the likes of X.J. Kennedy, Richard Wilbur, Dana Gioia, and Grace Cavalieri. In this collection di Pasquale continues t...

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Self-portrait
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Self-portrait

NYQ Books

Poetry. Emanuel di Pasquale's SELF-PORTRAIT offers a collection of small but powerful poems that present a world where the poet, the poem and thus the reader wrestle with the human connection with nature—our forming mother. These poems explore inner...

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Siciliana
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Siciliana

Bordighera Press

Poetry. Bilingual poems in Italian and English. Illustrations by Rocco Cafiso. "Emanuel di Pasquale's poems should be read by every American ... He excels at the short lyric, writes directly, and feels deeply ... The reader is enriched by both his S...

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Writing Anew: New and Selected Poems
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Writing Anew: New and Selected Poems

Bordighera Press

Poetry. "Emanuel di Pasquale writes with reverence and wonder, like some Adam first laying eyes on beast and tree, bestowing names upon them.... I find Di Pasquale an astonishing and delightful poet, a visionary miraculously set down in New Jersey, ...

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