Józef Czechowicz





Józef Czechowicz


Born
in Lublin, Poland
March 15, 1903

Died
September 09, 1939

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Józef Czechowicz (15 March 1903 – 9 September 1939) was an avant-garde Polish poet. Known as a nostalgic, catastrophic author, he was also the leader of the literary avant-garde and bohemians in Lublin. For this visionary poet, verse seemed to be a question of imagination; he would play with word consonances, dreamlike associations, musicality, and create picturesque visions. Czechowicz used to live and create in Lublin; he also died there tragically, a few days after World War II had started.

In his approach to rhyme and metrics, Czechowicz was unorthodox. However, as Czesław Miłosz cogently points out, "all of his poetry is intrisically linked to the so-called 'bourgeois lyricism' of the seventeenth century and to folk songs." He emphasise
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Poezje wybrane

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nic więcej

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Nuta człowiecza

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Kamień

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Z błyskawicy

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Kołysanki i inne wiersze

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dzień jak co dzień

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Wybór poezji

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Poemat o mieście Lublinie. ...

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Poezje

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