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sionnach commented on the word todesfuge
John Felstiner article on translating Celan
January 11, 2009
Todesfuge, or "Death Fugue", by Paul Celan; written in 1944 or 1945, it is one of the landmark poems in German of the 20th century. Todesfuge (auf deutsch) Death Fugue (Felstiner translation) Death Fugue (Hamburger translation) Todesfuge, reading by Celan