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New York, NY


Mary Anne Caws


Art/Architecture, Comparative Lit/Criticism, Non-fiction, Poetry

Recent titles:

  • Forthcoming: French Prose Poems, Ed. with Michel Delville, NYReviewBooks, 2022
  • Forthcoming: Alice Paalen Rahon (poets series), NYReview Books, 2021
  • Earth Absolute & Other Texts, Lorand Gaspar, Contramundum, 2015
  • Essential Poems and Other Writings of Pierre Reverdy (editor, co-translator), Pierre Reverdy, Black Widow Books, 2013
  • Self-Shadowing Prey (edited and translated), Ghérasim Luca, Contramundum, 2013
  • Furor and Mystery and Other Texts, René Char, Black Widow Books, 2010
  • Essential Poems & Writings of Robert Desnos (edited and translated), Robert Desnos, Black Widow Books, 2007
  • Capital of Pain (co-edited and co-translated), Paul Eluard, Black Widow Books, 2006
  • Poems of André Breton (co-edited and co-translated), André Breton, Black Widow Press, 2005
  • L'Homme approximatif and Other Texts, Tristan Tzara, Black Widow Press, 2004
  • Ostinato, Louis-René des Forêts, University of Nebraska Press, 2001
  • Mallarmé in Prose(co-translator and editor), Mallarmé, New Directions, 2001
  • Break of Day, André Breton, University of Nebraska Press, 1999
  • Milk Bowl of Feathers: Essential Surrealist Texts (ed. and tr. Mary Ann Caws), New Directions, 2018


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