The Collected Poetry (Paperback)

By Aime Cesaire, Clayton Eshleman (Translated by), Annette J. Smith (Translated by), Clayton Eshleman (Introduction by), Annette J. Smith (Introduction by)

University of California Press, 9780520053205, 432pp.

Publication Date: October 3, 1983

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This edition, containing an extensive introduction, notes, the French original, and a new translation of Césaire's poetry—the complex and challenging later works as well as the famous Notebook—will remain the definitive Césaire in English.

About the Author

Aimé Césaire was a Francophone and French poet, author and politician from Martinique. He was "one of the founders of the négritude movement in Francophone literature".