Eftychia Panayiotou on translating Anne Carson’s ‘The Beauty of the Husband’ into Modern Greek
If the poem is an enigma.
If the poem does not offer a solution.
If the solution does exist and someone calls out that you must find it.
If that someone is you (the reader) but you do not have the key.
If the key exists and someone calls out that... Read more
'Lean is the dull steel flashed white in the sun / Like a sudden lifting of the white-leaved abele, / Flushed from the raw thongs of the birch-tree / The white wood flies through the mists of morning.'