Michael Favala Goldman (b.1966) is also a jazz clarinetist and a widely-published translator of Danish literature. Over 120 of his translations have appeared in literary journals. Among his fourteen translated books are The Water Farm Trilogy by Cecil Bødker, Dependency by Tove Ditlevsen (a Penguin Classic), and Something To Live Up To – Selected Poems of Benny Andersen. He lives in Florence, MA.
NPR's Fresh Air
February 3, 2021
"New Translation Shares The Voice Of A Poet Who Wrote As Intensely As She Lived"
on Goldman's translation of Ditlevsen's Copenhagen Trilogy
New and Selected Poems
Translated from the Danish by Michael Favala Goldman
ISBN 978-1-952419-08-9 pbk. 162 pages $16.00
ISBN 978-1-952419-16-4 hdc. $35.00