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Breath of Bengal

By: Abdullah, Hassan Al Translated by Nazrul Islam Naz

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2000

Edition: First

Inscription: To Naznin Seamon

Seller ID: CCC008.1

ISBN: 0893042684

Condition: New


"Breath of Bengal" is Hassan Al Abdullah's first bilingual (Bengali-English) poetry collection. It is a testament to a new immigrant's view of America and the World after a decade of successful transplantation in America. Now with his new name, Hassanal Abdullah, the author is also an editor for 15 years of an international bilingual poetry magazine, "Shabdaguchha, which has made significant impacts in many parts of the literary world, including Wales, Italy, Romani... View more info

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Breath of Bengal

By: Abdullah, Hassan Al Translated by Nazrul Islam Naz

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2000

Edition: First

Inscription: To Naznin Seamon

Seller ID: CCC008.2

ISBN: 0893042692

Condition: New


"Breath of Bengal" is Hassan Al Abdullah's first bilingual (Bengali-English) poetry collection. It is a testament to a new immigrant's view of America and the World after a decade of successful transplantation in America. Now with his new name, Hassanal Abdullah, the author is also an editor for 15 years of an international bilingual poetry magazine, "Shabdaguchha," which has made significant impacts in many parts of the literary world, including Wales, Italy, Romania, I... View more info

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Under the Thin Layers of Light

By: Abdullah, Hassanal

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2015

Edition: First

Inscription: To Ekok Soubir

Seller ID: CCC986A

ISBN: 0893047880

Condition: new


This book is Hassanal Adullah's second bilingual (Bengali-English) collection published by Cross-Cultural Communications. Hassanal is A Bangladeshi-American poet, translator, critic, and editor. He is the author of 27 books in various genres. He is a NYC high school math teacher, and, since 1998, the editor of an international bilingual poetry magazine, Shabdaguchha. In the 96 pages of this book, translated by Jyotirmoy Datta, Nazrul Islam Naz, Siddique M. Rahman, P... View more info

Under the Thin Layers of Light

By: Abdullah, Hassanal

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2015

Edition: First

Inscription: To Ekok Soubir

Seller ID: CCC986B

ISBN: 0893047899

Condition: New


A 96-page bilingual (Bengali-English) second collection of Hassanal Abdullah's published by Cross-Cultural Communications. "I admire Hassanal Abdullah's poetry tremendously He is able to be lyrical without losing meaning . . . amusing and serious . . . He takes us back and forth between these emotions. . . . [His} sonnets sound like the Song of Songs in the Bible." --Hal Sirowitz View more info

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Swantantra Sonnets: Bengali with English translations by the author

By: Abdullah, Hassanal

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oyster Bay, NY & Merrick, NY, The Feral Press & Cross-Cultural Communications: 2017

Edition: First

Inscription: for those who love form as well as content

Seller ID: FPCCC06.1

ISBN: 0893045942

Condition: New


Sonnets, like diamonds, are these days cut and polished around the world. On the Subcontinent, they have been written in a host of languages, including Bengali, the original language of Hassanal Abdullah’s Swatantra Sonnets. He has been perfecting this form since the 1990s and has composed over 210 of them. Some have adopted this form, in English, Caroline Gill, a London poet, and two Bengali poets, Robiul Manik and Anisur Rahman Apu. This selection, translated by the ... View more info

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Swatantra Sonnets: Bengali with English translations by the author

By: Abdullah, Hassanal

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Oyster Bay, NY & Merrick, NY, The Feral Press & Cross-Cultural Communications: 2017

Edition: First

Inscription: for those who love form as well as content

Seller ID: FPCCC06.2

ISBN: 0893045926

Condition: New


Sonnets, like diamonds, are these days cut and polished around the world. On the Subcontinent, they have been written in a host of languages, including Bengali, the original language of Hassanal Abdullah’s Swatantra Sonnets. He has been perfecting this form since the 1990s and has composed over 210 of them. Some have been adopted this form, in English, Caroline Gill, a London poet, and two Bengali poets. Robiul Manik and Anisur Rahman Apu. This selection, translated b... View more info

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My Voice Seeks You: The Selected Poems of Annelisa Addolorato

By: Addolorato, Annelisa Translated by Maria Bennett and Bill Wolak

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2013

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC979.1

ISBN: 0893049905

Condition: New


Annelisa Addolorato is a child of her era, or perhaps of the epochal break in which we are living. People en masse dive into cities to suffer the tyranny of products; she, the poet Annelisa Addolorato, moves, traveling from one language to another language, however. Meanwhile, as many try to climb on a ladder of minimal language that could interpret primary needs, she flies in the other face of this situation to elaborate her own writing discipline and style. ... View more info

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My Voice Seeks You: The Selected Poems of Annelisa Addolorato

By: Addolorato, Annelisa Translated by Maria Bennett and Bill Wolak

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2013

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC979.2

ISBN: 0893049913

Condition: New


Annelisa Addolorato is a child of her era, or perhaps of the epochal break in which we are living. People en masse dive into cities to suffer the tyranny of products; she, the poet Annelisa Addolorato, moves, traveling from one language to another language, however. Meanwhile, as many try to climb on a ladder of minimal language that could interpret primary needs, she flies in the other face of this situation to elaborate her own writing discipline and style. —Guido Ol... View more info

Difficult Beauty

By: Ambroggio, Luis Alberto—Yvette Neisser Moreno, Editor/Translator

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2009

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC986.1

ISBN: 089304184X

Condition: New


"Reading DIFFICULT BEAUTY, one savors the shadows of [Ambroggio's] words as well as the beat of their emotion. One reads these poems for their gliding notes. It is as though the poet, as pilot, knows that the ship of his verse moves through a realm that is dazzling, fragile, and formidable. Ambroggio beckons us to take flight with him, to experience the world as he sees it—with joy, awe, and striking reverence." —From the "Foreword" by Putlizer Prize-winner Oscar ... View more info

Difficult Beauty

By: Ambroggio, Luis Alberto—Yvette Neisser Moreno, Editor/Translator

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communicaions: 2009

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC986.2

ISBN: 978-0-8930-185-4

Condition: New


"Reading DIFFICULT BEAUTY, one savors the shadows of [Ambroggio's] words as well as the beat of their emotion. One reads these poems for their gliding notes. It is as though the poet, as pilot, knows that the ship of his verse moves through a realm that is dazzling, fragile, and formidable. Ambroggio beckons us to take flight with him, to experience the world as he sees it—with joy, awe, and striking reverence." —From the "Foreword" by Putlizer Prize-winner Oscar ... View more info

More of Me Disappears

By: Amen, John

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Culural Communications: 2005

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC953

ISBN: 0893048887

Condition: New


". . . MORE OF ME DISAPPEARS is chock full of electric lines that sting the senses. . . . A fine work, brimming with sweetness of our human frailty and uncertainty." —Jimmy Santiago Baca, author of THE IMPORTANCE OF A PIECE OF PAPER "In MORE OF ME DISAPPEARS, John Amen's poetry announces itself in the absence of self, therefore becoming an extension of all of u—all our voices mingled in one sometimes confused, sometimes lucid cry of the heart." —Ai, author of D... View more info

Je suis Cadien

By: Arceneaux, Jean (Barry Ancelet)--Sheryl St. Germain, Translator

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Merrick, NY/USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2002

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: CCC961.1

ISBN: 0893042161

Condition: New


Considered by Cajuns to be better than Evangeline, this mini-epic traces the journey from the original expulsion through the harrowing passage to the place of new settlement and renaissance. --Stanley H. Barkan View more info

Je suis Cadien

By: Arceneaux, Jean (Barry Ancelet)--Sheryl St. Germain, Translator

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Merrick, NY/USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2002

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: CCC961.2

ISBN: 0893042153

Condition: New


Considered by Cajuns to be better than Evangeline, this mini-epic traces the journey from the original expulsion through the harrowing passage to the place of new settlement and renaissance. --Stanley H. Barkan View more info

Je suis Cadien

By: Arceneaux, Jean (Barry Ancelet)--Sheryl St. Germain, Translator

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Merrick, NY/USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1994

Edition: New

Seller ID: CCC961.3

ISBN: 089304217X

Condition: New


Considered by Cajuns to be better than Evangeline, this mini-epic traces the journey from the original expulsion through the harrowing passage to the place of new settlement and renaissance. --Stanley H. Barkan View more info

Canticle for a Memory

By: Arrivi, Francisco--Clementine Rabassa, Translator

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Merrick, NY/USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1993

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC543.1

ISBN: 0893041572

Condition: New


Rooted in Puerto Rico's tropical landscape and in the colony city of San Juan, the verses of Francisco Arrivi exude passion and nostalgia that blend to create a unique amalgam of personal, nationalistic, and universal lyricism. View more info

Canticle for a Memory

By: Arrivi, Francisco--Clementine Rabassa, Translator

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Merrick, NY/USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1993

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC543.2

ISBN: 0893041564

Condition: New


Rooted in Puerto Rico's tropical landscape and in the colony city of San Juan, the verses of Francisco Arrivi exude passion and nostalgia that blend to create a unique amalgam of personal, nationalistic, and universal lyricism. View more info

Canticle for a Memory

By: Arrivi, Francisco--Clementine Rabassa, Translator

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Merrick, NY/USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1993

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC543.3

ISBN: 0893041599

Condition: New


Rooted in Puerto Rico's tropical landscape and in the colony city of San Juan, the verses of Francisco Arrivi exude passion and nostalgia that blend to create a unique amalgam of personal, nationalistic, and universal lyricism. View more info

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A Dream of Feet

By: Axelrod, David B.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1976

Edition: First

Inscription: For Joan, Writing

Seller ID: CCC105.2

ISBN: 089304007X

Condition: New


"I enjoy David B. Axelrod's work. In many ways, he stands at the center of contemprory traditions; in other ways, his virtues are rare. As readily readable as excellent prose, Axelrod's poems (for they ARE poems) offer further pleasures: Axelrod is a master of the serious pun, of the metaphor nobody else would have imagined, of the kind of rime you don't notice unless you're looking for it Many of the poems in A Dream of Feet, such as the title poem, are outrageously fu... View more info

Dawn Patrol

By: Axinn, Donald Everett--Nina & Nat Scammacca, Translators

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, USA/Trapani, Sicily, Italy, Coop. Editrice Antigruppo Siciliano /Cross-Cultural Communications: 1992

Edition: Second

Seller ID: CCC02I.1

ISBN: 0893047538

Condition: New


Selected poems by a flyer about flying, which rise above the constraints of both language and gravity. Axinn is one of the few poets who celebrates the joy of being alive. --Erica Jong View more info

Dawn Patrol

By: Axinn, Donald Everett--Nina & Nat Scammacca, Translators

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, USA/Trapani, Sicily, Italy, Coop. Editrice Antigruppo Siciliano /Cross-Cultural Communications: 1992

Edition: Second

Seller ID: CCC02I.2

ISBN: 089304752X

Condition: New


Selected poems by a flyer about flying, which rise above the constraints of both language and gravity. Axinn is one of the few poets who celebrates the joy of being alive. --Erica Jong View more info