SILENT THE BIRD IN THE WOOD
The video below animates a translation-erasure of Wanders Nachtlied (Wanderer’s Nightsong) by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, translated, erased and read by Joshua Weiner.
JOSHUA WEINER is the author of three books of poetry, most recently, The Figure of a Man Being Swallowed by a Fish (all from Chicago). His Berlin Notebook was funded by a Guggenheim Fellowship and published in 2016 by Los Angeles Review of Books. New poetry and prose, recently and soon, in Molly Bloom, Matter, American Poetry Review, Provincetown Arts, and Chicago Review, among others. He lives in Washington D.C.
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