blackbirdan online journal of literature and the artsFall 2010  Vol. 9  No. 2
Michael Thomas Taren
translating Tomaž Šalamun

   Glede odpovedi
       Concerning the Denouncement
   Pesem talca
       Hostage’s Poem
   Leopard ne čepi
       The Leopard Doesn’t Squat

Michael Thomas Taren’s poetry has been published in Colorado Review. His translations of Tomaž Šalamun's work appear in the anthologies 7 Poets, 4 Days, 1 Book (Trinity University Press, 2009) and Slovene Sampler (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2008), as well as in journals, including Chicago Review, A Public Space, Poetry Review, Fulcrum, Colorado Review, Ninth Letter, jubilat, Poetry London, and Circumference. Taren is a graduate of the Iowa Writer's Workshop.  end