Passwords: John Felstiner on Paul Celan

Paul Celan
Date and Time: 
November 18, 1997 - 7:00PM to 9:00PM
Event Location: 
Poets House, Spring Street

Paul Celan, emerging from the European Jewish catastrophe with nothing but his (radically questioned) German mother tongue, challenges his translator too. John Felstiner discusses Celan’s poems and their embeddedness in the poet’s life.

Event Sponsored By: 
Poets House
Event Type: 
Readings and Conversations