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Matthew Kelsey

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B.A - Boston University
M.F.A - University of Washington

Professional Research and Interests

Interests include: Post-war Polish and German poetry in translation, general translation theory, literary journals and publishing, and the elegy and epistolary as poetic forms.

Favorite poets include: Rainer Maria Rilke, Paul Celan, Czeslaw Milosz, Wislawa Szymborska, William Carlos Williams, Wallace Stevens, Theodore Roethke, Elizabeth Bishop, Seamus Heaney, Joanna Klink, and Robert Hass.