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Nima Yushij (1897-1959)
When its Recital ofWeeping Begins
When its recital ofweeping begins
Cold Stove
My House is Cloudy…
My house is cloudy,
My house is cloudy but
Night It Is
Night it is
In the Cold Winter Night
In the cold winter night
Moonlight
Your Sight I am Awaiting
Your sight I am awaiting
Ahmad Shamlu (1925-2000)
Fish
Promise to Meet
Elegy
Dark Song
On the Cold Within
over the cold within
Moon-Wane
Genesis
May My Prison Have No Walls…
May my prison have no walls,
Fereidoon Moshiry (1925)
The Lane
H. E. Sayeh (1927)
Sentiment
Sterile
Sea Song
The Bird Knows
The bird knows
Siavash Kasraaee (1927)
Fertility
Commemoration
Ode to the Tree
Akhavan Saless (1928-1990)
Winter
Moment ofMeeting
The Valves
The Message
Namaz1
Like a Thirsty Jug
Like a thirsty Jug
Inscription
Sohrab Sepehri (1928-1980)
Oasis in the Moment
Night ofthe Good Solitude
Water
While There Are Poppies
The Address
Behind the Seas
Psalm ofthe Spectacle
Presence Perpetual
Where Is a Drop ofIllusion
Nader Naderpoor (1930)
God’s Poem
Manuchehr Ateshi (1931)
Eclipse in the Morn
Meeting at Twilight
Sunset Ablaze
Y. Royaee (1932)
Seascape 30
Nostalgia 11
Seascape 3
Forugh Farrokhzad (1933-1966)
Once more shall I salute the brook
Only the Sound Shall Remain
My Lover
My lover
Not man alone
How Do I Praise
To Be a Bird
And Suddenly Your Hair
Oh,Behold the Rose!
I Am a Plant Rooted in Myself
I am a plant rooted in myself,
F. Tamimi (1933)
Words
Hate
M. Mirsadeghi (1938)
From the Womb to the Tomb
a poem untold
Curtain
Esmaeel Khoee(1939)
Lyric 20
Lyric 21
M. R. Shafiee Kadkani (1940)
Two Lines
Farewell
Echo
A. R. Ahmadi (1941)
A Life-time
The Palace Was Paved…
Massood Ahmadi (1944)
Upon the Steep Afternoon
upon the steep afternoon
Like a Skein ofSmoke
like a skein ofsmoke
Upon the Step
Zia Movahhed (1942)
You Too?
You too?
Just Like
Handful ofCold Light
A handful ofcold light
Dead end
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Modern Iranian Poetry

Modern Iranian Poetry

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Modern Iranian Poetry offers new horizons of poetic vision and imagination by major contemporary Iranian poets such as Nima, Shamlu, Forugh,Sohrab.The poetic English rendition provides the English reading public with a unique insight into the subconscious culture of a nation that has mystified the world. Poignant and lyrical, the poems generate visionary moments of clairvoyance for the experience of post modern life with all its wonder and complexity. Iranian poet and translator, Saeed Saeedpoor studied English literature in the U.S., where he lived for 12 years. He has won high critical acclaim for his poetic and precise renditions of Persian poetry into English and the reverse, published in meticulous bilingual editions. His translations include: From Shakespeare to Eliot and Beyond: Anthology of English poetry presented in Persian. Our Voice Today: Modern Iranian poetry rendered into English. Emily Dickinson’s selected poems & letters Khayyam’s Rubaiyat: An authentic rendition into English Quatrains (Unesco edition) Ahmad Shamlu’s selected poems( to be published)
Modern Iranian Poetry offers new horizons of poetic vision and imagination by major contemporary Iranian poets such as Nima, Shamlu, Forugh,Sohrab.The poetic English rendition provides the English reading public with a unique insight into the subconscious culture of a nation that has mystified the world. Poignant and lyrical, the poems generate visionary moments of clairvoyance for the experience of post modern life with all its wonder and complexity. Iranian poet and translator, Saeed Saeedpoor studied English literature in the U.S., where he lived for 12 years. He has won high critical acclaim for his poetic and precise renditions of Persian poetry into English and the reverse, published in meticulous bilingual editions. His translations include: From Shakespeare to Eliot and Beyond: Anthology of English poetry presented in Persian. Our Voice Today: Modern Iranian poetry rendered into English. Emily Dickinson’s selected poems & letters Khayyam’s Rubaiyat: An authentic rendition into English Quatrains (Unesco edition) Ahmad Shamlu’s selected poems( to be published)

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