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Copati za hojo po Kitajski

Zupan, Uroš.

zupan_copatiThe collection of poems in this volume follow various patterns: sometimes they describe different circumstances, atmospheres and suggestions, sometimes they deal with daily events, which, filtered through dreams, expose the mechansims of our world in a surrealistic way, sometimes they seem to follow Williams’ maxim "no ideas except for in things". Despite the heterogeneity the poet succeeds in describing the basic experiences of people in an innovative and convincing way.

Copati za hojo po Kitajski [Slippers for Hiking around China in] by Uroš Zupan has been published as a bilingual volume of poetry under the title Papuče za pješačenje Kinom, published by Lara, Zagreb. Translated from the Slovenian into Croatian by Ksenija Premur (excerpt).

Beginning of the lyric series tradukita poezio

28_tradukitaIn 2010, in cooperation with the publishing house Edition Korrespondenzen, TRADUKI initiated the poetry series tradukita poezio in order to present distinguished poets from Southeast Europe in their first translations to German. All books in the series are superbly translated and carefully edited bilingual editions.

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