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Kalevipoeg, a great European epic

By Jüri Talvet
ELM 2/2003
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On the bicentenary of birth of Friedrich Reinhold Kreutzwald,the author of Kalevipoeg and the founder of Estonian literatureFriedrich Reinh...

Short outlines of books by Estonian authors

By Rutt Hinrikus and Janika Kronberg
ELM 1/2003
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Emil Tode. Radio (Raadio) Tallinn, Eesti Keele Sihtasutus, 2002. 447 pp Tõnu Õnnepalu, writing under the pseudonym Emil Tod...

Poetry by Gustav Suits

Translated by Jüri Talvet
ELM 1/2003
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RINGED MOONMoonlight falls distant and dry,Frosting the snowfields in lustre;Trees shudder darkly and sigh,And, to win warmth, seem to clus...

Juhan Liiv poetry prize 2001

Translated by Jüri Talvet and H. L. Hix
ELM 2/2002
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The prize-winning poem byMARI VALLISOO I Don’t Build                                                                  Ei ehitaI don’t build...

Viirlaid's Poetry in English

By Jüri Talvet
ELM 1/2002
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Arved Viirlaid. Selected Poems. Selected and translated from the Estonian by T.E. Moks and R.W. Stedingh. Vancouver. Lyre Press, 2001. 194 ...

Poetry by Ene Mihkelson

Translated by Jüri Talvet
ELM 1/2000
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Yes still this sense that those rare soulbirds who really hear and know touch as well as flight must be sheltered from night’s...