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By Willis Barnstone

Willis Barnstone is a literature in himself: poet, translator, interpreter, in a single yr he can variety from Jesus to Sappho and Borges with calm authority and sturdy humour. He re-translates the hot testomony in a model Harold Bloom describes as ‘a amazing act of restoration'. Borges himself declared, ‘Four of the easiest issues in the US are Whitman's Leaves, Melville's Whale, the sonnets of Barnstone's the key Reader, and my day-by-day Corn Flakes…' Mexico in My Heart is the basic Barnstone, drawing on fifteen collections, poetry from six many years of writing and from a number of continents. He went to Mexico on the age of fifteen and, collecting languages and literatures, hasn't ever stopped learning.

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