Ulf Stolterfoht

Of Ships and Sovereignty. Speculations on European Poetry

Speculations on European Poetry By Frank Keizer & Samuel Vriezen What politics, the one that germinates from the poem, from the drives of language, from a subject that can’t be restrained and unpronounceable extends (psyche, life) to the ends of the Earth, conceives itself as one ghost among many and assembles itself in the multiple […]

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Max Czollek – Dealing with the present

Discussions in contemporary German poetry   I met Maarten this February for a translation weekend in preparation of the City2Cities Festival in Utrecht. Afterwards, Maarten asked me to write an article about recent discussions in contemporary German poetry for the online magazine Samplekanon. I must admit, an introduction into contemporary German poetry is something I […]

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