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Translation: Rimbaud, ‘Les Chercheuses de poux’

Ezra Pound’s translation of this poem is hard to beat. I really need to get away from trying to replicate rhyme schemes so rigidly in poetic translations. They more often result in a versification exercise than in poetry. Nonetheless, here’s … Continue reading

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