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Three Czech poets: Vitězslau Nezval

Three Czech poets: Vitězslau Nezval

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English

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  • Czech poetry -- 20th century -- Translations into English.

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    Cover title.

    Statement[translated by Ewald Osers] Antonín Bartušek [translated by Ewald Osers and George Theiner] Josef Hanzlík [translated by Ewald Osers; with an introduction by Graham Martin.
    SeriesPenguin modern European poets
    ContributionsNezval, Vítězslav, 1900-1958., Bartušek, Antonín, 1921-, Hanzlík, Josef, 1938-, Osers, Ewald, 1917- tr., Theiner, George, tr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPG5145.E3 T5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination158 p.
    Number of Pages158
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4523980M
    ISBN 100140421300
    LC Control Number76885546

    Edison is an epic poem by Czech poet Vítězslav Nezval. It was written in Later it was included in the poetic book Básně noci (Poems of the Night) which was published in The main hero of the poem is American inventor Thomas Alva Edison, considered by the author to be a modern 's work is a praise of human activity, technology, and science, but also an expression of. Valerie and Her Week of Wonders (Czech: Valerie a týden divů) is a Czechoslovakian surrealist horror film directed by Jaromil Jireš and based on the novel of the same name by Vítězslav is considered part of the Czechoslovak New Wave movement. The film stars year-old Jaroslava Schallerová as Valerie, with a supporting cast that includes Helena Anýžová, Karel.

    Radim Kopac Well, given that we're a literary programme and we talk about Czech writing, let's start with a short reading from one of your favourite poets, the great 20th century Czech surrealist.   Vítĕzslav Nezval: A remarkable member of the Avant-garde. Foreword to Vítĕzslav Nezval: Prague with Fingers of Rain, translated by Ewald Osers (Bloodaxe Books, ). Vítĕzslav Nezval, one of the greatest (but also most controversial) Czech poets, lived in a country whose history was rich in reversals and paradoxical changes, but also a country where poetry enjoyed extraordinary .

    Eastern European Poets Series # Translated by Jennifer Rogers. Vítězslav Nezval () was a poet, playwright, translator, and novelist. He was one of the most prolific Czech avant-garde writers in the first half of the twentieth century. Prague: Fr. Borový, Octavo × cm. Original photomontage wrappers and title page designed by Karel Teige; , 1 pp. A fine copy. First edition of this volume of poems, with overall design by Karel Teige. Nezval was one of the most outstanding twentieth-century Czech poets, a leading light of Czech poetism and, later, surrealism, as well as an early member of the.


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Nezval, Vitezslav. and Hanzlik, Josef. and Bartusek, Antonin. and Osers, Ewald. and Theiner, George. Three Czech poets: Vitezslau Nezval [translated by Ewald Osers] Antonin Bartusek [translated by Ewald Osers and George Theiner] Josef Hanzlik [translated by Ewald Osers; with an introduction by Graham Martin Penguin Harmondsworth He was also a leading Czech surrealist.

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Devětsil members were the most prolific Czech artists of their generation. Well, given that we're a literary programme and we talk about Czech writing, let's start with a short reading from one of your favourite poets, the great 20th century Czech surrealist poet, Vitezslav Nezval.

I'm just going to read a few lines from his collection "Praha s prsty deste" - Prague with fingers of rain would be a literal translation. Nezval came to the Surrealists' defense against attacks by the Russian writer Ilya Ehrenburg, and in eleven writers, poets and painters in Prague, published a manifesto, written largely by Nezval and Teige, in which they presented themselves as part of the international surrealist movement and a proclamation of a decision to form a Czech.

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The story all starts inwith the birth of Vitezslav in the Moravian town of Trebic. He lived in the region untilwhen he dropped out of university in Brno and moved to study in. Alphabet by Vítezslav Nezval () is widely recognized today as a consummate Czech contribution to European modernism and a unique distillation of the creative spirit of the s.

Published originally init is a composite of experimental poetry, modern dance, and photomontage typography, by the poet Vítezslav Nezval, dancer Milca Mayerová, and typographer Karel : Vítzslav Nezval. Three Czech Poets: Nezval, Antonin Bartosek and Joseph Hanzlik Vitezslav (Penguin Modern Poets) Nezval, Vitezslau; Bartusek, Antonin; Hanzlik, Josef Published by Penguin Books.

An excerpt from Czech surrealist poet Vítězslav Nezval's poem cycle "Bizarre Town." Translated by Stephan Delbos and Tereza Novická.

Published by. Three Czech Poets(1st Edition) Nezval, Antonin Bartosek and Joseph Hanzlik Vitezslav by E. Osers, G. Theiner, Vítezslav Nezval, Antonín Bartusek, Josef Hanzlík, Ewald Osers, George Theiner Paperback, Pages, Published by Penguin Books Ltd ISBNISBN: While the legendary and prolific Czech poet Vitezslav Nezval has appeared in now out-of-print and forgotten anthologies since the great interwar era of Czechoslovak literature, this little pamphlet was one of the first book length publications of his poems to appear in English, preceded only by Ewald Osers’ translation of Prague With Fingers of Rain in a Penguin collection of 3 Czech poets/5(5).

This book brings together, for the first time in English, many of Nezval's great poems, revealing his poetic achievement. Born in MoraviaVitezslav Nezval was one of the greatest figures in Czech poetry, and influenced many other writers.

His connection with surrealism and with the art world in general made him an international : Vítezslav Nezval, Milos Sovak, Jerome Rothenberg.

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Mixing real and surreal, Nezval evokes life's. Written in at the height of Czech Surrealism but not published untilValerie and Her Week of Wonders is a bizarre erotic fantasy of a young girl's maturation into womanhood.

Drawing on Matthew Lewis's The Monk, Sade's Justine, K.H. Macha's May, and Murnau's Nosferatu as well as the form and language of the pulp serial novel, Nezval has constructed a lyrical, men/5(82).

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The Czech poet Vítězslav Nezval translated and published Breton’s Surrealist manifesto in Inthe Czech capital’s Mánes gallery hosted what was, at that point, the largest ever.