Nonfiction | June 01, 1983
Neruda in English: The Controversy Over Translation Poetics
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The poetry of Pablo Neruda has been appearing in English translation since the mid-thirties. By now, to be sure, he is one of the most widely translated of all modern poets; in fact, such a poem as “Walking Around,” originally published in 1935, has appeared in no fewer than twelve different English versions.
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