Award-winning translator Sholeh Wolpé recaptures the beauty of one of Persian literature’s most celebrated masterpieces.
“One of the great American poets . . . he sounds like nobody else.”—Helen Vendler
orca / in a sea blue room, / breathing pearls that rise to the surface —from Blue Pearl.
Poetics: flight across precipitous intransigence.--from Across the Vapour Gulf.