George Jonas

The Jonas Variations book cover The Jonas Variations: A Literary Séance
Cormorant Books, 2011
ISBN: 1770860568


In this anthology of poems and biography, Jonas conjures up 50 poets who wrote in languages other than English, and puts English words in their mouths. This romp through multilingual literary history is at once one man’s very personal journey and an inspiring example of a lifetime’s engagement with poetry.