The reweaving of time, Bei Dao’s poetry

The Rose of Time: New and Selected Poems by Bei Dao Edited by Eliot Weinberger, Translated by Yanbing Chen, David Hinton, Chen Maiping, Iona Ma-Cheong, Bonnie S. McDougall and Eliot Weinberger – New Directions, 2010, $16.95 (288pp) A review by Paul Stubbs Just as Hölderlin through his writings wanted to make ‘disappear’ the ‘divisions in which … Continue reading