blackbirdan online journal of literature and the artsFall 2022  Vol. 21  No. 2
an online journal of literature and the arts
Brian Henry
translating Aleš Šteger

Brian Henry is the author of eleven books of poetry, most recently Permanent State (Threadsuns Press, 2020), and the prose book Things Are Completely Simple: Poetry and Translation (Parlor Press, 2022). He has translated numerous books from Slovene, most recently The Book of Bodies (White Pine Press, 2022) by Aleš Šteger. His work has received numerous honors, including two National Endowment for the Arts fellowships, a Howard Foundation grant, and the 2011 Best Translated Book Award.  end

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