27/08/2011

BERTO BARBARANI (1872-1945)


Location: Piazza delle Erbe, Verona, Italy.
Maker: Novello Finotti, 1984 (?).
Photos: © Hans Mellendijk. August 2011.


BENJAMIN FONDANE (1898-1944)


Location: Rue Rollin 6, Paris (V), France.
Maker: Established by
Photo: © Albert Hagenaars. 27 September, 2010.


Only remember that I was innocent
and that, just like you, mortals from that day on,
I'd had, me too, a face marked
by anger, by pity and joy,

simply a human face!


Translated by Albert Hagenaars.

26/08/2011

DU FU (712-770)


Location: Three Gorges Museum, Chong Qing, China.
Maker:
Photo: © Marianne Korteweg-Schaaf, April 2011.


SOME ENCORES:



TRANSLATIONS IN DUTCH:
1) Daan Bronkhorst (1985). Honderd Chinese gedichten van achttien dichters uit 400 tot 1400. Baarn: De Prom. ISBN 90-6801-036-0
2) Daan Bronkhorst (1994). Chinese dichters. Drieduizend jaar Chinese poëzie. Baarn: De Prom. ISBN 90-6801-396-3
3) W.L. Idema (1985) Du Fu . De verweesde boot. Klassieke Chinese gedichten. Amsterdam: Meulenhoff. ISBN 90-290-2398-8
4) W.L. Idema (2000). Spiegel van de klassieke Chinese poëzie. Amsterdam: Meulenhoff. ISBN 90-290-6597-4
5) W.L. Idema (2008). Transparante tranen. Amsterdam: Atlas. ISBN 978-90-450-0101-2
6) Daan Bronkhorst (2009). Chinese stemmen. Breda: De Geus Publishers. ISBN 978-90-445-1355-4

GEORG CHRISTOPH LICHTENBERG (1742-1799)

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Location: near the old townhall, Göttingen, Germany.
Maker: Fuat N. Dushku, 1992.
Photos: © Albert Hagenaars. 15 July 2011.