Before Dawn by Sapardi Djoko Damono

By Sapardi Djoko Damono

prior to sunrise is a set of poems via Sapardi Djoko Damono courting from 1961 to 2001. certainly one of Indonesia’s hottest poets , Sapardi first all started writing poetry as a highschool pupil within the mid-1950s. earlier than sunrise follows the poet in the course of the diverse phases of his existence, commencing with the 1964 poem, One evening, while he's a tender Muslim boy crying outdoors the church door as his classmates have a good time Christmas to the 2001, and finishing with the name poem, prior to sunrise , whilst the poet is a far older guy, interested in frailty and mortality. in the course of the language of his poetry, its that means, sound, and rhythm, Sapardi has confirmed himself able to depicting an acute resourceful knowledge of experience.

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