Limbinal

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Product Details

Price
$19.95  $18.35
Publisher
Talonbooks
Publish Date
Pages
136
Dimensions
5.4 X 7.9 X 0.4 inches | 0.01 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780889229242

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About the Author

Exploring the infinite social, political, intimate possibilities of language, Oana Avasilichioaei's work traverses textual architecture, orality, and multilingualism (We, Beasts, 2012, winner of the Quebec Writers' Federation A.M. Klein Prize for Poetry); translation and collaboration (Expeditions of a Chimรฆra, co-written with Erรญn Moure, 2009); geography and public space (feria: a poempark, 2008).

In recent years, Avasilichioaei has also been mapping poetry into performative sound work (oanalab.com). Born in Romania and living in Montreal, Canada, she has translated poetry and prose from Romanian (Nichita Stanescu, Occupational Sickness, 2006, as well as Paul Celan) and from Quebecois French (Louise Cotnoir, The Islands, 2011; Daniel Canty, Wigrum, 2013; Bertrand Laverdure, Universal Bureau of Copyrights, 2014).

Avasilichioaei has edited several magazine issues, including Poetry in Translation from Quebec, Aufgabe, New York, 2013, and The Mapping Issue, Dandelion, Calgary, 2011. Current projects include Thresholds, which transposes some of the work in Limbinal into sound performances and immersive installations, as well as a collaborative translation with Ingrid Pam Dick of Suzanne Leblanc's The House as P's Thinking, forthcoming 2015.