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By Karen Van Dyck

ISBN-10: 0241250625

ISBN-13: 9780241250624

'I take note caresses, kisses, touching
each other's hair. We had no feel that
anything else existed'
- Elena Penga, 'Heads'

'Nothing, no longer even the drowning of a child
Stops the perpetual movement of the world'
- Stamatis Polenakis, 'Elegy'

Since the concern hit in 2008, Greece has performed host to a cultural renaissance not like something visible within the nation for over thirty years. Poems of startling intensity and originality are being written through local Greeks, émigrés and migrants alike. They grapple with the non-public and the political; with the small revelations of gardening and the viciousness of streetfights; with our bodies, love, fantasy, migration and financial crisis.

In Austerity Measures, some of the best of the writing to emerge from that artistic ferment - a lot of it by no means sooner than translated into English - is amassed for the 1st time. the result's a map to the complicated territory of a still-evolving scene - and a different window onto the lived event of Greek society now.

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