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KINDLE Ð Shape of Time à Doris Kareva 'Shape of Time' is Doris Kareva's eleventh collection and as with all her books its publication was hailed as a major literary event in Estonia In style it is restrained than her earlier collections but its themes are the same love and its great enemies death and time and the poems still retai Doris Kareva is one of Estonia's leading poets Shape of Time collects poems from three previous books It is translated by Tina Aleman and introduced by Penelope Shuttle Kareva must be nearly impossible to translate She writes short lyrics with densely patterned music Shape of Time prints the poems in Estonian and the English translations side by side The Estonian weaves rhyming consonance and assonance tightly together in a manner impossible to render faithfully in English A small example The last stanza of When the fear of death becomes so great readsThe most dreadfulgravitation is fearThis rather banal phrasing does not convey the music of the originalHirm on hirmsaimgravitatsioonI don't know Estonian but the spelling suggests the importance of repeating Hirm and the sound of on in the last syllable of gravitatsioon Without such repetition the English translation loses the finality and force of that stark assertionBecause Kareva is primarily interested in the philosophical dimensions of her world her images are simple and universal although they are drawn mainly from nature Without the music of language to carry them these plain images can come across as too easy as in the devotional poem Countless and wonderful are the ways to praise God There are no dappled things here just song and prayer work creation and danceThe successful poems in English here are those that double back on their path of thought to find a sudden turn The lovely That which is can be expressed is such a poem In others the epiphany succeeds through sheer originality independent of music or imageryI don't know if all roads lead to truthbut every truth is a roadThe sea is salty from the glad tearsof the rivers when they meetInto that apocalyptic waterI throw all my delusionsinto the clean water dregs of the timesblack pepper into the golden honeySuddenly there's lightness Suddenly it's clearEverything is still and separateStill and separate is the perfect description of the end of a watery apocalypse

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FREE PDF ✓ BOOK Shape of Time ☆ DORIS KAREVA ´ ❰PDF / Epub❯ ☆ Shape of Time Author Doris Kareva – Gwairsoft.co.uk 'Shape of Time' is Doris Kareva's eleventh collection and as with all her books its publication was hailed as a major literary event in Estonia In style it is restrained than her N the romantic bravado and recklessness that make her work so compelling Doris Kareva is arguably Estonia's leading female poet Born in Tallinn in 1958 she studied English Language and Literature at Tartu University and from 1978 1993 and from 1997 2002 she worked for the cultural weekly Sirp Luuletaja kelle poolt kirjutatu kõnetab

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Shape of Time From 1992 2008 she was the Secretary General of the Estonian National Commission for UNESCO in Estonia and from 2009 Chief Editor of the family journal Meie Pere Since 1978 she has published 14 collections of poetry which have been translated into over 20 languages and one collection of essays Doris oma imelises õrnas peadpööritavas headusesmees magab veel; meheauent juba on tõusnud tantsibpäev nii hiilgav nii noorsuve südames küpsevad sügavalsõnade seemnedminotaurus puhkab ja piikipuhastab matadoorselleks et elada selgemaltsukeldun sügavamalekeele või une põhjalootuses tabadatõehetke tõlkehetkkus ja kes sa ka poleksmängu ilu on ükspüüda kinni et lasta lahtima ei tea kas kõik teed viivad tõeniaga iga tõde on teejõgede kohtumisrõõmu pisaraistmeri on soolanesinna maailmalõpu vetteviskan viimse kui meelepettepuhtasse vette aegade settemusta pipra kuldsesse mettejärsku on kerge järsku on selgekõik on tasa ja omaettebravo