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Benjamin Paloff  is the author of the poetry collections And His Orchestra and The Politics, and of a critical volume, Lost in the Shadow of the Word (Space, Time, and Freedom in Interwar Eastern Europe). His translations include, most recently, Richard Weiner’s The Game for Real. He teaches at the University of Michigan.


On Mother and Fatherland, a collection by Bożena Keff, translated by Benjamin Paloff and Alissa Valles, is now available from MadHat Press.


MadHat Press is a leading publisher of unique and vital contemporary poetry, fiction, nonfiction, and criticism.

MadHat Press seeks to foster the work of writers and poets: explosive, lyrical, passionate, deeply wrought voices that stretch the boundaries of language, narrative and image, vital and enduring literary voices that sing on the page as well as in the mind.

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