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Dog Star Notations

Selected Poems 1999 - 2016

Håkan Sandell

Translated by Bill Coyle

Dog Star: Selected Poems
RRP: GBP 10.39
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eBook (PDF)
ISBN: 978 1 784101 87 9
Categories: 21st Century, Translation
Imprint: Carcanet Poetry
Published: March 2016
72 pages (print version)
Publisher: Carcanet Press
Also available in: Paperback
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  • One of the most distinctive voices in contemporary Swedish poetry and a leading proponent of Retrogardism.
    Håkan Sandell
    Håkan Sandell was born in 1962 in Malmö, in southern Sweden, but has lived abroad most of his adult life, in Denmark, Ireland, and Norway. He debuted at the age of 19, and has since published eighteen collections or pamphlets of poetry, most recently Ode till Demiurgen (Ode to the Demiurge, ... read more
    Bill Coyle
    Bill Coyle teaches in the English Department at Salem State College in Salem, Massachusetts. His poems have appeared widely in magazines and anthologies, and his collection The God of This World to His Prophet (2006) won the New Criterion Poetry Prize. As a translator from the Swedish he was awarded a ... read more
    Awards won by Bill Coyle Winner, 2006 Fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts Winner, 2006 New Criterion Poetry Prize
    'He is a master fencer. With swift moves, and a clear mind. He is master director of photography, beautifully controlling our perception. This is Haakan Sandell.'
    cspv.hu


    Praise for Håkan Sandell 'He is a master fencer. With swift moves, and a clear mind. He is master director of photography, beautifully controlling our perception. This is Haakan Sandell.'
    cspv.hu


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