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Jacques Jouet

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Jacques Jouet

Jacques Jouet is a poet, novelist, playwright, essayist, and artist. He joined the Oulipo in 1983. The most recent titles in his estimable bibliography are the novel Un dernier mensonge and the poetry collection Du jour, the fourth volume of the daily poem project he has been pursuing since 1992 (the first three volumes were published in 1999 as Navet, linge, œil de vieux). His works in English translation include Mountain R, Upstaged, and Savage, all published by Dalkey Archive Press.

Articles by Jacques Jouet

Anagrammatic Sestina
By Jacques Jouet
At the end of the furrow, words staplethe page, lashing agile lines. None are spared. The choice is made: it imbricates, recapswhite porcelain, tin, polishes carets,better yet, china clay. Rhyming…
Translated from French by Rachel Galvin
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