Christopher Middleton

Christopher Middleton’s Followers (12)

member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo
member photo

Christopher Middleton


Born
Truro, Cornwall, The United Kingdom
Died
November 29, 2015

Website

Genre


Christopher Middleton was born in Truro, Cornwall, in 1926. He studied at Merton College, Oxford, and then taught at the University of Zurich, at King's College, London, and finally as Professor of Germanic Languages at the University of Texas, Austin. He has published translations of Robert Walser, Nietzsche, Holderlin, Goethe, Gert Hofmann and many others. Over the last two decades Carcanet has published six books of his poems, Intimate Chronicles (1996), one book of his experimental prose and two volumes of essays, as well as his Selected Writings and Faint Harps and Silver Voices, a collection of verse translations.

He has received various awards, including the Geoffrey Faber Memorial Prize and the Schlegel-Tieck Translation Prize.
...more

Average rating: 4.0 · 7,374 ratings · 674 reviews · 79 distinct works
Jackdaw Jiving: Selected Es...

4.25 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 1998
Rate this book
Clear rating
Andalusian Poems

4.57 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 1991 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Modern German Poetry 1910-1960

by
really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 1966
Rate this book
Clear rating
Collected Poems

4.40 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 2008
Rate this book
Clear rating
Loose Cannons: Selected Prose

by
4.25 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 2014 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Selected Writings

4.33 avg rating — 3 ratings2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Collected Later Poems

3.67 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Woden Dog

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 1981 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Faint Harps and Silver Voic...

4.50 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 2008
Rate this book
Clear rating
Crypto-Topographia

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 2002
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Christopher Middleton…

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
The BURIED Book Club: * May I ADD please? 526 655 Jun 05, 2021 08:35PM