Notes: A Czeslaw Milosz Celebration

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Take Note: The English-language edition of Andrzej Franaszek’s award-winning biography of Czeslaw Milosz—the great Polish poet and winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1980—is forthcoming from Harvard University Press on April 24, 2017. In anticipation of its release, we're counting down to publication with one line a day from Milosz's 1978 poem, "Notes." Read along on Twitter, and don't miss our celebration of University Press Poetry all National Poetry Month long!

Andrzej Franaszek’s award-winning biography of Czeslaw Milosz offers a rich portrait of the writer and his troubled century, providing context for a larger appreciation of his work. This English-language edition, translated by Aleksandra Parker and Michael Parker, contains a new introduction by the translators, along with historical explanations, maps, and a chronology.