Paul Celan

poet, survivor, Jew by John Felstiner

Publisher: Yale University Press in New Haven

Written in English
Cover of: Paul Celan | John Felstiner
Published: Pages: 344 Downloads: 210
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  • Celan, Paul,
  • Poets, German -- 20th century -- Biography

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [293]-331) and index.

StatementJohn Felstiner.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPT2605.E4 Z599 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 344 p. :
Number of Pages344
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1108608M
ISBN 100300060688
LC Control Number94033942

For the full range of Celan's translating activity, see the bilingual printings in GesammelteWerke, volumes IV and V. See especially Jerry Glenn, Paul Celan, Twayne World Authors Series (New York: Twayne, ). Glenn, following Götz Wienold (see below, n. 13), holds that Celan's entire poetic oeuvre is characterized by a technique of. Poems by Paul Celan. Paul Antschel, who wrote under the pseudonym Paul Celan, was born in Czernovitz, in Romania, on Novem The son of German-speaking Jews, Celan grew up speaking several languages, including. Poems by Paul Celan One of the greatest poets to ever write in German and among the most indispensable writers of the twentieth century in any language, Paul Celan's poems "embody a conviction that the truth of what has been broken and torn must be told with a jagged grace" (Robert Pinsky, The New Republic). Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store.

  Now, Paul Celan was a Romanian Jew whose parents were killed in an internment camp during World War II. Heidegger, on the other hand, was an outspoken advocate of the Nazi party, who wrote in the early 40s about Germany’s “special destiny” and urged his students to think in service of the Nazi state. Paul Celan, Nelly Sachs: Correspondence by Nelly Sachs; Paul Celan A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains undamaged. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Paul Celan, one of the greatest poets of the post-Holocaust decades, strove to utter the unspeakable. In his literary struggle to respond to the Holocaust, he exploded literary traditions and, out of their residue, created a new poetry. “Poetry is a sort of homecoming.”.

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Paul Celan () was a Romanian-born German language poet and translator. He was born as Paul Antschel to a Jewish family in Cernau?i (German: Czernowitz), in the then Kingdom of Romania (now Chernivtsy, Ukraine), and adopted the pseudonym "Paul Celan." He became one of the major German-language poets of the post-World War II era.

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John Felstiner's sensitive and accessible book is the first critical biography of Celan in any language. Looking for books by Paul Celan. See all books authored by Paul Celan, including Last Poems, and Poems of Paul Celan, and more on Paul Celan book The best introduction to the work of Paul Celan, this anthology offers a broad collection of his writing in unsurpassed English translations along with a wealth of commentaries by major writers and philosophers.

The present selection is based on Celan's own selected poems, though enlarged to include both earlier and later poems, as well as two prose works, The Meridian, Celan.

Paul Celan was a poet and translator born in the East European province of Bukovina. Soon after his parents, German-speaking Jews, had perished at the hands of the Nazis, Celan wrote the poem "Todesfuge" ("Deathfugue"), which depicted life in a German concentration camp/5(17).

Paul Celan was born Paul Antschel in Czernovitz, Romania, to a German-speaking Jewish family. His surname was later spelled Ancel, and he eventually adopted the anagram Celan as his pen name.

In Celan went to Paris to study medicine, but returned to Romania before the outbreak of World War II. During the war Celan worked in a forced labor camp for 18 months.

Paul Celan (pôl sālŏn), pseud. of Paul Antschel (änt´shschwa;l), –70, Romanian-French gh he spent his early years in Romania and his later years in France, Celan wrote in German and is widely considered the greatest postwar poet in Europe.

Paul Antschel, who wrote under the pseudonym Paul Celan, was born in Czernovitz, in Romania, on Novem The son of German-speaking Jews, Celan grew up speaking several languages, including Romanian, Russian, and French.

He also understood Yiddish. He studied medicine in Paris inbut. Book Description: Paul Celan, Europe's most compelling postwar poet, was a German-speaking, East European Jew. His writing exposes and illumines the wounds that Nazi destructiveness left on language.

John Felstiner's sensitive and accessible book is the first critical biography of Celan in any language. Poems of Paul Celan (in English and German) Paul Celan Translated with an Introduction By michael Hamburger Published by Persea Books, New York (). Paul Celan, Author, Pierre Joris, Translator Sun and Moon Press $ (p) ISBN Paul Celan was famous for being both a poet and translator, born in Romania, on Novem He was born “Paul Antschel” into a Jewish family; however he eventually changed his name to “Paul Celan”, one of his pseudo names.

His father, Leo Antschel, was a Zionist and his mother, Fritzi, was a keen reader of German literature. Paul Celan was a poet and translator born in the East European province of Bukovina. Soon after his parents, German-speaking Jews, had perished at the hands of the Nazis, Celan wrote the poem "Todesfuge" ("Deathfugue"), which depicted life in a German concentration camp.

Michael Hamburger () wrote many collections of poetry and Brand: Persea Books. Paul Celan: 70 Poems is a portable selection of some of his most essential work, translated by Michael Hamburger (–), who for more than thirty years has provided the English-speaking world with the truest access to Celan’s : Persea Books.

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John Felstiner's sensitive and accessible book is the first critical biography of Celan in any language. It offers new translations of well-known and little-known poems--including a chapter on Celan. Paul Celan has been deeply imbedded in Kiefer's paintings since The latter is a German painter who takes on his country's past by unearthing the Holocaust and who always wanted to be a poet, the former a renowned Jewish-Romanian poet of the latter half of the 20th century who chose to write the poetry that burned inside him in German.

Paul Celan: Selections - Ebook written by Paul Celan. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Paul Celan: Selections. The best introduction to the work of Paul Celan, this anthology offers a broad collection of his writing in unsurpassed English translations along with a wealth of commentaries by major writers and philosophers.

The present selection is based on Celan's own selected poems, though enlarged to include both earlier and later poems, as well as two prose works, The Meridian, Celan.

Celan Paul: free download. Ebooks library. On-line books store on Z-Library | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books. Celan is commonly regarded as the most important poet to write in German since Rilke, but many of his poems remain untranslated and very few are known by English readers.

Many lines of Celan sound like uncanny echoes of Heiddegger: "Undebecome, everywhere / gather yourself, / stand." Even the translator admits of the poems that "their readability is still.

Paul Antschel, who wrote under the pseudonym Paul Celan, was born in Czernovitz, in Romania, on Novem The son of German-speaking Jews, Celan grew up speaking several languages, including Romanian, Russian, and French. Deathfugue Introduction.

Paul Celan's "Deathfugue" belongs among the group of great and terrifying literary works written by survivors of the Holocaust, such as Night by Elie Wiesel and the memoirs of Primo Levi.

Like those books, the subject matter of the poem is the experience of life in the Nazi concentration camps.

It describes a group of Jewish prisoners who are forced to. Celan, Paul -- Criticism and interpretation. German poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

Celan, Paul, -- Intellectuels juifs. Europe -- Vie intellectuelle -- 20e siècle. Celan, Paul -- Critique et interprétation. Celan, Paul. German poetry. Celan, Paul, -- -- Critique et interprétation. Verifin. About the story of his life Paul Celan—born Paul Antschel—remained reticent, sparing, and the precious little we know from his own mouth comes as oblique, fragmentary glimpses in his conversations, letters, talks, poems.

Before he turned twenty-one, his had become a life at risk, its worst realities inaccessible to ready speech or memory. Download Paul Celan in PDF and EPUB Formats for free.

Paul Celan Book also available for Read Online, mobi, docx and mobile and kindle reading. The Straitening poem by Paul Celan. Driven into theterrainwith the unmistakable track.

Page3/5. On the other hand, Marguerite and Shulamith are idealized erotic female figures, so we're left wondering why Celan chose to include them in Shout Outs Book of Exodus and the "land flowing with milk and honey" (lines ) Faust by Wolfgang von Goethe (line 6) "Song of Songs" from Hebrew scripture and the Old Testament (line 16) J.S.

Bach. A SAND BOOK By Ariana Reines. Paul Celan starts a late poem with the entreaty: “NO MORE SAND ART, no sand book, no masters.” That line seems to renounce his first book, “The Sand From the Author: Diana Arterian. Corona: Selected Poems of Paul Celan Poetry. Bilingual Edition. Translated from the German by Susan H.

Gillespie. Paul Celan, arguably the midth century's most important German-language poet, is commonly pigeonholed as a poet of the Holocaust—a term, however, he never used. Undoing facile.Paul Celan's Todtnauberg.

Arnica, eyebright, the draft from the well with the starred die above it, in the hut, - whose name did the book register before mine? - the line inscribed in that book about a hope, today, of a thinking man's coming word in the heart, More Celan Pages on arduity.