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In the Light Of shortlisted for Popescu Prize

Unknown-1Ciaran Carson’s In the Light Of has been shortlisted for the Popescu Translation Prize. Originally commissioned by Illuminations for its inaugural exhibition in 2012, Carson’s translations of Rimbaud’s prose poems formed the basis of the films which made up the visual part of the ‘In the Light Of’ exhibition. Congratulations to Ciaran and fingers crossed for 29 November, when the winner is announced.

More details here (via The Poetry Society).

Watch the films from ‘In the Light Of’ here and at

Ciaran Carson’s In the Light Of will be published in the US by Wake Forest University Press in the Fall of 2013. More here (pdf).


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