Mireille Gansel

has published translations of a number of distinguished poets including Nelly Sachs, Peter Huchel, and Reiner Kunze, as well as letters by Paul Celan. After living in Hanoi in the seventies, she published the first volume of classical Vietnamese poetry translated into French. Her second and third books as an author, Une petite fenêtre d’or and the poetry collection Comme une lettre, were published in France in 2017.

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