Acrimony (Main)

Acrimony (Main)

By: Michael Hofmann (author)Paperback

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This collection of poems touches on personal and political watersheds and examines various kinds of patrimony. It is characterized by a drastic honesty and rhythmic force.

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About Author

Michael Hofmann was born in 1957 in Freiburg, Germany, and came to England in 1961. He has published four volumes of poems and won a Cholmondeley Award and the Geoffrey Faber Memorial Prize for poetry. His translations have won many awards, including the Independent's Foreign Fiction Award, the IMPAC Dublin Literary Award and the P.E.N./Book of the Month Club Translation Prize. His reviews and criticism are gathered in Behind the Lines (2001). Ashes for Breakfast - his translations of the poetry of Durs Grunbein - appeared in 2005, and his Selected Poems was published in 2008.

Product Details

  • publication date: 31/01/1998
  • ISBN13: 9780571145287
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 80
  • ID: 9780571145287
  • weight: 110
  • ISBN10: 0571145280
  • edition: Main

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