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Sorrowtoothpaste mirrorcream

Hye-sun Kim

Sorrowtoothpaste mirrorcream

by Hye-sun Kim

  • 5 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Korean poetry,
  • Translations into English

  • Edition Notes

    Poems.

    Statementby Kim Hyesoon ; translated by Don Mee Choi
    ContributionsChoi, Don Mee, translator
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL992.415.H886 S85167 2014
    The Physical Object
    Pagination106 pages
    Number of Pages106
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27182961M
    ISBN 10098980481X
    ISBN 109780989804813
    OCLC/WorldCa871324670

    Film still from Action Books' trailer for Sorrowtoothpaste Mirrorcream, by Paul Cunningham. Utrecht, The Netherlands & Notre Dame, Indiana, USA Here is a chance to reflect on book reviewing, and here is.   Kim’s poetry is extraordinarily playful (Sorrowtoothpaste Mirrorcream features a series based around pigs massacred because of an outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease), and her wordplay is intense and in-your-face. This is very rewarding poetry for those who aren’t afraid to get loud and sit around all night thinking about what they’ve : Veronica Scott Esposito.

    Aya Blackburn has books on Goodreads, and is currently reading Hangsaman by Shirley Jackson and Schizophrene by Bhanu Kapil. Sorrowtoothpaste Mirrorcream Action Books ISBN Mommy Must be a Fountain of Feathers Action Books ISBN Anxiety of Words (Collection with other authors) Zephyr Press ISBN Genre: Poetry.

    Why Read Harder? Whether you've been stuck reading books for class or are hooked on a single author and aren't sure what to read until their new book comes out, change and discovery are welcome. Consisting of 24 challenges, the aim is to help stretch one's reading boundaries. • Sorrowtoothpaste Mirrorcream, by Kim Hyesoon (Don Mee Choi. The Best Translated Book Award Longlists. She’s been longlisted before (for Sorrowtoothpaste Mirrorcream, which was published by Action Books, the press that did all of her collections until New Directions got this one), and I think this is her time.


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Sorrowtoothpaste mirrorcream by Hye-sun Kim Download PDF EPUB FB2

Sorrowtoothpaste Mirrorcream book. Read 11 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Poetry. East Asia Studies. Women's Studies. Translated /5(11). Candice Wuehle said: "Sorrowtoothpaste Mirrorcream is a mystic book for me in many ways.

It uses incantatory language, possessed and possessable bodies, contains recipes that rupture into spells, and engages with the repetitious quality of time. This is a book of poetry, but it also a book of poetic application."/5(2). With any book of poetry in translation it can be hard to know where the poet starts and ends and where the translator lives and breathes.

Kim Hyesoon and Don Mee Choi are apparently offering a masterclass because Sorrowtoothpaste Mirrorcream reads like one seamless crazygood incantation after another.

These poems whip by like the teeth of an Author: Today's Book of Poetry. Her translation of Kim Hyesoon’s Sorrowtoothpaste Mirrorcream (Action Books, ) was a finalist for the PEN Poetry in Translation Award.

Her most recent works include a chapbook, Petite Manifesto (Vagabond Press, ), and a pamphlet, Freely Frayed,ㅋ=q, Race=Nation (Wave Books, ).

Kim’s most recent book in English, Sorrowtoothpaste Mirrorcream (Action Books), is adeptly translated by Don Mee Choi—as were Mommy Must Be a Fountain of Feathers and All the Garbage of the World, Unite!—and it combines Kim’s Korean collection Sorrowtoothpaste Mirrorcream with ’s long poetic sequence I’m OK, I’m Pig!Author: Mia You.

Sorrowtoothpaste Mirrorcream Poetry. East Asia Studies. Women's Studies. Translated from the Korean by Don Mee Choi. "Her poems are not ironic. They are direct, deliberately grotesque, theatrical, unsettling, excessive, visceral and somatic. This is feminist surrealism loaded with sh. Candice Wuehle said: "Sorrowtoothpaste Mirrorcream is a mystic book for me in many ways.

It uses incantatory language, possessed and possessable bodies, contains recipes that rupture into spells, and engages with the repetitious quality of time. This is a book of poetry, but it also a book of poetic application."/5. Ultimately, Sorrowtoothpaste Mirrorcream is a book of openness, disseminating an international, bisexual Tao by which we can travel, if we make the effort, like water through the pervasive underbellies towards each other: forge the body thin as a knife blade shove it in spit it out from smelly mouth go with eyes closed trapped inside a camel's hump.

Sorrowtoothpaste mirrorcream. [Hye-sun Kim; Don Mee Choi] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: Hye-sun Kim; Don Mee Choi. Find more information about: ISBN: X: OCLC Number:   Kim Hyesoon is a prominent South Korean poet who has received numerous prestigious literary awards.

She teaches creative writing at Seoul Institute of the Arts. Her work translated into English includes three titles from Action Books, SORROWTOOTHPASTE MIRRORCREAM (), ALL THE GARBAGE OF THE WORLD, UNITE!Brand: Action Books. With any book of poetry in translation it can be hard to know where the poet starts and ends and where the translator lives and breathes.

Kim Hyesoon and Don Mee Choi are apparently offering a masterclass because Sorrowtoothpaste Mirrorcream reads like one seamless crazygood incantation after another.

These poems whip by like the teeth of an excited chainsaw ripping. The cover of Kim Hyesoon’s ‘Sorrowtoothpaste Mirrorcream’ (), Action Books (photo by the author for Hyperallergic) The body is a sick place. Its reality is : Christine Shan Shan Hou. Sorrowtoothpaste Mirrorcream, by Kim Hyesoon (translated by Don Mee Choi).Notre Dame, Indiana: Action Books.

pages. $, paper. Candice Wuehle: Sorrowtoothpaste Mirrorcream is a mystic book for me in many uses incantatory language, possessed and possessable bodies, contains recipes that rupture into spells, and engages.

Sorrowtoothpaste Mirrorcream by Kim Hyesoon (Trans. by Don Mee Choi) from Paul Cunningham. 6 years ago. A collection of poems from Kim Hyesoon. Translated by Don Mee Choi.

"Her poems are not ironic. They are direct, deliberately grotesque, theatrical, unsettling, excessive, visceral and somatic. This is feminist surrealism loaded with shifting.

In this translation of her collection, acclaimed Korean feminist poet Kim (Sorrowtoothpaste Mirrorcream) overturns poetry from every angle and through enjambments replete with the grotes.

With its cartoonish freakshowery, fantastic surprises popping up around every corner, and simple but fabulously bizarre diction, Sorrowtoothpaste Mirrorcream is a collection that intelligent children and adults alike will trip on and all-up-into. It’s the kind of book that’s as suited for DMT/LSD as it is for a vividly imagination.

Secretly, I want to brush my teeth with sorrowtoothpaste. Doesn’t seem like it’d be overly minty. And if I used mirrorcream, I’d wonder if I’d see myself as others see me. The first great phrase in this book is “clammed up like a cavity-ridden piano.” We are introduced to to characters, Melan and Choly.

They are my friends too. Kim Hyesoon is a prominent South Korean poet who has received numerous prestigious literary awards. She teaches creative writing at Seoul Institute of the Arts. Her work translated into English includes four titles from Action Books, POOR LOVE MACHINE (), SORROWTOOTHPASTE MIRRORCREAM (), ALL THE GARBAGE OF THE WORLD, Author: Kim Hyesoon.

Sorrowtoothpaste Mirrorcream consists of Choi’s translations of Kim’s poetry collection of the same title (슬픔치약 거울크림) and her “I’m OK, I’m Pig!” (돼지라서 괜찮아!) series of poems published in the summer issue of Literary Arts Central (문예중앙). It also includes an appendix consisting of two. On the Line: Conversations About Poetry Episode 2 Sorrowtoothpaste Mirrorcream by Kim Hyesoon In Episode 2, Kate Sutherland discusses Sorrowtoothpaste Mirrorcream by Kim Hyesoon (translated by Don Mee Choi) with Rose Cullis, Jennifer LoveGrove, and Hoa Nguyen.

In the course of the conversation, a few references are made to sources. Sorrowtoothpaste Mirrorcream by Kim Hyesoon (Korea) Translated from the Korean by Don Mee Choi (Action Books) Experimental Korean poet Kim Hyesoon’s work is shocking, liberating, brutal, grotesque, burlesque, gurlesque.

Published by the aptly-named Action Books, Sorrowtoothpaste Mirrorcream has Kim’s longtime translator Don Mee Choi bringing .Kim Hyesoon is one of the most prominent poets of South Korea.

She lives in Seoul and teaches creative writing at the Seoul Institute of the Arts. Kim's works in English include: When the Plug Gets Unplugged (Tinfish, ), Anxiety of Words (Zephyr, ), Mommy Must Be a Fountain of Feathers (Action Books, ), All the Garbage of the World, Unite!.Those of us DREAMers are splurging on Kim Hyesoon's Sorrowtoothpaste Mirrorcream (translated by Don Mee Choi and published by Action Books.) It would probably be wrong for me to suggest you start with the appendix where Kim will say things like, "The language of poetry is a language of absence, so it goes on the path outside of the conventions.