Each of Pizarnik’s poems is the hub of an enormous wheel.

—Julio Cortázar

A beautifully produced and exquisitely translated edition of French poems by “the best exponent of the poetry of introversion and metaphorical delirium” (Italo Calvino)

Available July 31, 2018

The Galloping Hour

Poetry by Alejandra Pizarnik

Translated from the French by Patricio Ferrari Forrest Gander

Edited by Patricio Ferrari

Your Independent Bookstore Barnes & Noble

Paperback (published July 31, 2018)

ISBN
9780811227742
Price US
16.95
Price CN
22.95
Trim Size
5 1/2 x 8 1/2"
Page Count
112pp
ISBN
9780811227759

Alejandra Pizarnik

Argentine poet

Each of Pizarnik’s poems is the hub of an enormous wheel.

—Julio Cortázar

To bear down on Pizarnik’s scant lines is to find their essential rigor: nothing is brittle, nothing breaks.

—Joshua Cohen, Harpers