Les Murray: “No other British poet I am aware of can match the powerful mythic imagination of Pascale Petit.”

Les Murray in 2004

Les Murray in 2004

In the Times Literary Supplement, the Australian poet Les Murray has praised the work of Pascale Petit, a Consulting Editor for Interlitq, who contributed to Issue 6 of Interlitq, and who was born today in history, 20 December, 1953, stating:

“No other British poet I am aware of can match the powerful mythic imagination of Pascale Petit.”

 

 

Susanne Langer: “If we would have new knowledge, we must get a whole world of new questions.”

Susanne Langer

Susanne Langer

According to Susanne Langer, the U. S. philosopher who was born in Manhattan today in history, 20 December, 1895:

“If we would have new knowledge, we must get a whole world of new questions.”

Pascale Petit, outstanding U.K. poet, 61 today

Pascale Petit photographed by Jemimah Kuhfeld

Pascale Petit photographed by Jemimah Kuhfeld

Pascale Petit, a Consulting Editor for Interlitq, and who contributed to Issue 6 of Interlitq, and one of the UK’s most accomplished living poets, is 61 today.

Susanne Langer, U. S. philosopher, was born in Manhattan today in history: 20 December, 1895

Susanne Langer in 1945

Susanne Langer in 1945

Susanne Katherina Langer (née Knauth) (December 20, 1895 – July 17, 1985) was an American philosopher of mind and of art, who was influenced byErnst Cassirer and Alfred North Whitehead. She was one of the first women to achieve an academic career in philosophy and the first woman to be popularly and professionally recognized as an American philosopher. Langer is best known for her 1942 book entitled, Philosophy in a New Key.

Reclaman a Elena Poniatowska derechos de traducción de best seller chicano

Elena Poniatowska se encuentra de visita en Guadalajara participando en varias actividades de la FIL (Milenio)

Elena Poniatowska se encuentra de visita en Guadalajara participando en varias actividades de la FIL (Milenio)

Guadalajara-Juan Antonio Ascencio Villanueva, escritor y traductor, autor de la biografía de Juan Rulfo titulada Un extraño en la tierra, editada por Debate, editor durante catorce años de la revista El Cuento fundada por Edmundo Valadés y otrora representante del Fondo de Cultura Económica y otras editoriales en Estados Unidos, interpuso hace una semana casi, una demanda en la Ciudad de México en contra de Elena Poniatowska, la escritora y periodista que es un Vicepresidente de Interlitq en la que le reclama exclusividad de derechos de traducción del libro La casa en Mango Street, de la autora chicana Sandra Cisneros, quien ha logrado vender más de dos millones de copias de dicha obra.

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