While he worked on the translation of Book of Longing
into French, Michel Garneau, a poet himself, wrote a poem of his own for each poem translated from LC. So each original poem in French in this collection was directly inspired by a poem from BoL
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Looking at them both, poetry seems to be a lot of fun...!
The picture is taken on LC's front doorstep in Montréal.Publisher's notice >>>Review of Poèmes du traducteur >>>