This is Not a Poem: Patrick Williamson

This week on This is Not a Poem, host Elliott KB is joined by poet and translator Patrick Williamson to discuss the challenges of literary translation, and the mark a translation leaves on a text.

Patrick Williamson is an English poet who has lived in Paris for many years. Employed as a professional translator, poet, and editor, he is known for his multilingual poetry and collaborations across art forms. Translated into multiple languages, he has recently been working between English and Italian, notably publishing Traversi with Samuele Editore in 2018.

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