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ISBN-10: 0820444561

ISBN-13: 9780820444567

Designed to acquaint an English-speaking public with a massive element of Belgian literature, this bilingual anthology contains poems and prose poems by means of twenty-eight ladies, awarded in chronological order based on their date of delivery. A biobibliographical precis introduces every one writer. a large choice of issues, types, moods, and poetic events are represented. The foreword bargains a common survey of the Belgian poetic scene from a literary and sociological viewpoint.

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Steadfastly you raised your masts and steeples Beyond the high sea washed by morning. In those days I pursued you in your thronged markets, In your manly body and in your troves of happiness, Through your shining palaces where serene maidservants Would caress your heart with their ringless fingers. Balancing my bourgeois dignity with every step, My soul was clothed in nothing but white linen And the Dutch gold pendant beneath my cunning wimple. I reigned over my city, meting out fine weather. And then you began to crumble, stone by stone, Seized by the winter wind, for whom?

Isolés ainsi, ils prennent des gueules d’orphelins. Je voudrais appeler au secours vers ceux qui savent, et, s’ils me parlent, je crois qu’ils mentent, que la pitié leur emplit la bouche comme une bouillie. ) ce sont ces éloges dont je doute, ces baumes sur mon incrédulité. Et à peine pèsent-ils sur mes blessures que je les arrache afin de les laisser vives pour de prochains pansements. ****** Larmes Le vrai désespoir se porte comme la jarre sur la tête, bien droit, sans remuer. C’est une affaire atrocement personnelle.

Paris: Stock, 1958. 24 Marie Gevers  Le petit ruisseau, par son doux murmure, M’endort comme par enchantement. (Marie Gevers’s first distich at age 6) ****** Printemps Le grand coq était blanc, avec un chapeau rouge, Et l’enfant tout en rouge, avec un bonnet blanc; Le vent léger bougeait, sur l’herbe des pelouses Et les cris des pinsons traversaient le printemps. Le coq battait de l’aile et sonnait son chant rouge, L’enfant se mit à rire et son rire était blanc.

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