ABOUT THE TRANSLATOR
Daisy Aldan is a prize-winning American poet and
translator whose works include several volumes of original
poems; two anthologies which she edited, and translations from the
German of Selected Poems of Albert Steffen; The Death Experience
of Manes, a five-act play in verse by Albert Steffen; The
Calendar of the Soul by Rudolf Steiner, and from the French, the
only authorized translation of A Throw of the Dice (Un Coup
de Dés) by Stéphane Mallarmé, among others.
She is a member of P. E. N. and has been on the executive board of
the Poetry Society of America.