By R. Kolewe
In 1948, within the exhausted aftermath of WWII, the poets Paul Celan and Ingeborg Bachmann met in Vienna. They begun a tough and excessive yet intermittent dating which lasted till the early Sixties, damaged off in simple terms while Bachmann may possibly not take care of Celan's expanding psychological instability. And but, regardless of the holiday, the connection persevered to hang-out either one of them.
In Afterletters, R. Kolewe weaves jointly fragments of letters and different works of those poets, to offer us a gorgeous series of poems that discover the strains of loss and love, in language that breaks, recombines and scintillates, "star-crossed, star-covered, star-thrown."
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Afterletters by R. Kolewe