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The Sound That Remains: A Historical Collection of Frisian Poetry

Roderick Jellema

The Sound That Remains: A Historical Collection of Frisian Poetry

A Bilingual Edition (Historical Series of the Reformed Church in America)

by Roderick Jellema

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Published by Wm. B. Eerdmans Pub. Co. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European - German,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages177
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7877719M
    ISBN 10080280411X
    ISBN 109780802804112

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Boats at night. It was a dark land and a black sky, little lights in the small waves, else nothing except for the sound of a child. He was twice awarded poetry writing fellowships by the National Endowment for the Arts, and was many times a resident fellow at Yaddo.

He edited and translated two books of poetry from the North Sea language of Frisian: County Fair: Poems from Friesland Since and The Sound that Remains: a Historical Collection of Frisian Poetry. For this. Poetry. Incarnality: The Collected Poems of Rod Jellema (Eerdmans ) A Slender Grace: Poems (Eerdmans, ) The Eighth Day: New & Selected Poems (Dryad Press, ) Something Tugging the Line (Dryad Press, ) The Lost Faces (Dryad Press), ; Translations.

The Sound That Remains: A Historical Collection of Frisian Poetry (Eerdmans, )Alma mater: Calvin College, University of Edinburgh. The Frisian (/ ˈ f r iː ʒ ə n /, / ˈ f r ɪ z i ə n /) languages are a closely related group of Germanic languages, spoken by aboutFrisian people, who live on the southern fringes of the North Sea in the Netherlands and Frisian languages are the closest living language group to the Anglic languages; the two groups make up the Anglo-Frisian languages group and.

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Poetry, literature that evokes a concentrated imaginative awareness of experience or an emotional response through language chosen and arranged for its meaning, sound, and rhythm. Poetry is a vast subject, as old as history, present wherever religion is present, and possibly the. He was twice awarded poetry writing fellowships by the National Endowment for the Arts, and was many times a resident fellow at Yaddo.

He edited and translated two books of poetry from the North Sea language of Frisian: County Fair: Poems from Friesland Since and The Sound that Remains: a Historical Collection of Frisian Poetry.

Jellema, Rod, transl. (); The Sound that Remains: a historical collection of Frisian poetry; Grand Rapids, MI (USA): Eerdmans; ISBN X. (99 of the most popular poems - voted by the Frisian Academy - in West Frisian put into English facing the original Frisian Text.

Seems indispensible for anyone interested in Frisian and its. Harmon’s third book of poetry, The Soft Path, is an at times daunting though persistently rewarding collection of sound and landscape, of fragmented language and tenacious poetic cycles, of meaning-making and of diving into our political and environmental quagmires.

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Armitage was reportedly so inspired by the programme that he wrote the collection of war poetry in almost. His translations of Frisian poems, Country Fair: Poems from Friesland since () and The Sound that Remains: A Historical Collection of Frisian Poetry (), were published by the William B.

Eerdmans Publishing Company, as were his two most recent collections of poems, A Slender Grace () (Towson University Prize for Literature) and.

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Frisian is a member of the Germanic family of languages, and is the closest living language related to English. It is still spoken today in small pockets of the Netherlands and northern and western Germany.