poetic translation / tłumaczenia poetyckie

Robert Frost once wrote that 'Poetry is what gets lost in translation'. And yet, one hopes that maybe, in its humble capacity, translation may sometimes offer something to compensate for its arrogant presumption. Unfortunately, the only way to know is to try...

Adam Asnyk (1838 - 1897)

Jan Kochanowski (1530 - 1584)

Adam Mickiewicz (1798-1855)

Cyprian Kamil Norwid (1821-1883)

Julian Tuwim (1894-1953)

Jan Brzechwa (1898-1966)

Krzysztof Kamil Baczyński (1921-1944)

William Blake (1757-1827)

Ted Hughes (1930-1998)


All translations by Witold Wojtaszko (wwojtaszko@wordactive.pl). All rights reserved.