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7 små sorte #1

The Steel Flea af Nikolay Leskov. Little Black Classics #40. He gave orders that they were not to get any hot glum pudding in flames, for fear the spirits in their innards might catch fire…The Steel Flea is an uproarious and alcohol-soaked shaggy-dog story from one of Russia’s great comic masters. Den her historie var …

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Flush af Virginia Woolf

Flush (Little Black Classics #120) af Virginia Woolf. Udgivet af Penguin i 2016, først udgivet i 1933. 115 sider. “Things are not simple but complex. If he bit Mr. Browning he bit her too. Hatred is not hatred; hatred is also love.’ Virginia Woolf’s delightful biography of the poet Elizabeth Barrett Browning’s spaniel, which asks …

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Cirlces of Hell (Little Black Classics #25) + Love that Moves the Sun and Other Stars (Little Black Classics #109) af Dante Alighieri

Circles of Hell (Little Black Classics #25) af Dante Alighieri. Oversat af Robin Kirkpatrick. Udgivet af Penguin i 2015. Udvalgte passager fra Inferno, først udgivet i 1320. Læst på engelsk, originalsproget er italiensk. og Love that Moves the Sun and Other Stars (Little Black Classics #109) af Dante Alighieri. Oversat af Robin Kirkpatrick. Udgivet af …

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Lips too chilled (Little Black Classics #62) af Matsuo Bashõ

Lips too chilled af Matsuo Bashõ (Little Black Classics #62). Udgivet i 2015 af Penguin. Læst på engelsk, originalsproget er japansk. Japan’s celebrated Buddhist poet balances the smallness of humanity with nature’s epic drama in these magival seventeenth century haikus.   Haiku er måske den digtform, jeg har været glad for i længst tid. Det er …

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