Capital of Pain

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  • Paperback
  • 279 pages
  • Capital of Pain
  • Paul Éluard
  • English
  • 13 April 2017
  • 0976844966

About the Author: Paul Éluard

Paul luard was the pen name of Eug ne mile Paul Grindel French poet, a founder of Surrealism with Louis Aragon and Andr Breton among others, one of the important lyrical poets of the 20th century luard rejected later Surrealism and joined the French Communist Party Many of his works reflect the major events of the century, such as the World Wars, the Resistance against the Nazis, and the po Paul luard was the pen name of Eug ne mile Paul Grindel French poet, a founder of Surrealism with Louis Aragon and Andr Breton among others, one of the important lyrical poets of the 20th century luard rejected later Surrealism and joined the French Communist Party Many of his works reflect the major events of the century, such as the World Wars, the Resistance against the Nazis, and the political and social ideals of the 20th century


Capital of Pain Capital Of Pain, Is Considered One Of The Key Texts Of Surrealism This Is The First New Translation Into English Of This Work In Over 30 Years And The Only Edition Available In The English Language This Edition Presents The Text In Its Entirety In A Bilingual Format And Includes An Extensive Essay On Eluard S Works By Mary Ann Caws This Book Has Had A Lasting Effect On Poets And Readers Since It Exploded Unto The Literary Scene In 1926 And Has Never Been Out Of Print In Europe Since.

10 thoughts on “Capital of Pain

  1. says:

    Etchings by John Thein not the cover that s Picasso And also some color plates, maybe by other artists.A solid but rarely amazing or moving collection of short poems.Eluard is pretty old school regarding women, which some readers may find tiresome.

  2. says:

    luard s works are possibly the best introduction to Surrealism, even though he lacks the ideological commitment of Breton and the daring experimental tendencies of Louis Aragon luard represents the sunny side of Surrealism, a most intimate dimension of the spirit, in which poetry still focuses on feelings and impressions rather than an intellectual conceptualization of them It isexpression than analysis of the self.This collection of poems is centred on the melancholic celebration of G luard s works are possibly the best introduction to Surrealism, even though he lacks the ideological commitment of Breton and the daring experimental tendencies of Louis Aragon luard represents the sunny side of Surrealism, a most intimate dimension of the spirit, in which poetry still focuses on feelings and impressions rather than an intellectual conceptualization of them It isexpression than analysis of the self.This collection of poems is centred on the melancholic celebration of Gala, luard s wife, who will soon betray him a...

  3. says:

    Paul luard s Capital of Pain may not be the key to grasping what Surrealist texts are like as if such a key exists , but it is a key text of the French Surrealists, and a remarkable text in any context Its poems and prose poems capture the ecstasy of the early Surrealists Indeed, the ecstasy of having survived the First World War The birds that ruffle their murderous feathers, Paris During the War , pg 108 , of having survived the Nihilism that followed in its wake the ecstasy of build Paul luard s Capital of Pain may not be the key to grasping what Surrealist texts are like as if such a ke...

  4. says:

    Oh, man a beautiful read I became curiouse of Eluard because of Godard s Alphaville, in which lines were frequently quoted.

  5. says:

    To sleep, with the moon in one eyeand the sun in the other,Love in your mouth,a lovely bird in your hair,Adorned like the fields,the woods, the routes, the sea,around the whole world so lovely and adorned.Flee acr...

  6. says:

    Beautiful insight into a broken man s thought, a stellar path onto which he embarks on the journey to healing his wounds I love Eluard s poetry, no matter how ambiguous, which surprised me since I m not usually one to take a fancy in Surrealism I ve been proved wrong One of the best scho...

  7. says:

    Un sonnet surr aliste, est ce possible Oui, r pond luard Intraitable sur la cr ation d images neuves, surprenantes, irrationnelles, telles que les aimait le jeune surr alisme des ann es 20, la recherche de l expression directe de l inconscient, il ne s en montre pas moins, d s Capitale de la douleur ou L Amour la po sie qui fait la deuxi me partie du recueil , un ma tre du vers fra...

  8. says:

    I adore Eluard to no end, but this awful transl iter ation of Capital of Pain is a huge disappointment I d buy this edition solely for the original French work, which is included in full.

  9. says:

    I need guidance for this kind of poetry Most of it goes right over my head Some gorgeous lines like elle chantait les minutes sans s endormir but

  10. says:

    My fav is Pablo Picasso I got introduced to this book while reading Milan Kundera s Life is Elsewhere

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