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Pantano
Daniele

Biography

Daniele Pantano is a poet, essayist, literary translator, editor, and publisher. His poems, essays, and translations have appeared widely, and his poems have been translated into several languages, including Albanian, Farsi, French, German, Italian, Kurdish, Russian, Slovenian, and Spanish. Pantano taught at the University of South Florida (where he was also Director of the Writing Center), served as the Visiting Poet-in-Residence at Florida Southern College, and directed the creative writing program at Edge Hill University, where he was Reader in Poetry and Literary Translation. He is currently Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing and Programme Leader for the MA Creative Writing at the University of Lincoln.

Author website

Publishers

Books

Poetry

  • Dogs in Untended Fields / Chiens dans des champs en friche: Selected Poems by Daniele Pantano (French edition, edited and translated by Eva Anntonikov). Lausanne, Switzerland: Editions d’en bas, 2020.
  • Dogs: Selected Poems by Daniele Pantano (Italian edition, edited and translated by Alessandra Ceccoli). Turin, Italy: Jona Editore, 2020.
  • ​Mass Graves: Study in Soot & Hypertonic Saline (Selected Poems by Daniele Pantano) (Farsi edition, edited and translated by Sahar Tavakoli). Tehran, Iran: Dastan Publishing House, 2019.
  • Mass Graves: Study in Soot & Hypertonic Saline (Selected Poems by Daniele Pantano)(Kurdish edition, edited and translated by Faryad Shiri). Tehran, Iran: Dastan Publishing House, 2019.
  • ​14 Poem(a)s (English/Spanish edition, edited and translated by Pablo Ascierto and Tomás Sufotinsky). Rosario, Santa Fe, Argentina: Ediciones Abend, 2019.
  • ​Kindertotenlieder: Collected Early Essays & Letters & Confessions. London: Hesterglock Press, 2019.
  • Waldeinsamkeit (13). Manchester: zimZalla, 2018.
  • ORAKL. New York: Black Lawrence Press, 2017.
  • ​Waldeinsamkeit: Liverpool Poems (Chapter VI) (chapbook). Liverpool: Argotist Books, 2016.
  • ​Dogs in Untended Fields / Hunde in verwahrlosten Feldern: Selected Poems by Daniele Pantano (English/German edition, edited and translated by Jürgen Brocan). Zurich, Switzerland: Wolfbach Verlag, 2015.
  • The Oldest Hands in the World (Farsi edition, edited and translated by Sahar Tavakoli). Tehran, Iran: Dastan Publishing House, 2013.
  • ​The Oldest Hands in the World (Kurdish edition, edited and translated by Faryad Shiri). Tehran, Iran: Dastan Publishing House, 2013.
  • Mass Graves: City of Now (chapbook). Liverpool: The Knives, Forks and Spoons Press, 2012.
  • Mass Graves (XIX-XXII) (chapbook). Liverpool: The Knives, Forks and Spoons Press, 2011.
  • The Oldest Hands in the World. New York: Black Lawrence Press, 2010.
  • Panta Rhei (chapbook). New Hope: Alpha Beat Press, 2000.
  • Camera Obscura (chapbook). Tampa: Carlyle Press, 1999.
  • Blue Opium (chapbook). Tampa: Carlyle Press, 1997.
  • Geschlüpfte Kreaturen (chapbook). Frankfurt, Germany: Private Publication, 1997.
  • Blumendürre––Visionen Einer Reise (chapbook). Frankfurt, Germany: Private Publication, 1996.

 

TRANSLATIONS

  • Robert Walser: Comedies (edited and translated, with James Reidel). London: Seagull Books, 2018.
  • Robert Walser: Fairy Tales (edited and translated, with James Reidel). New York: New Directions, 2015.
  • Oppressive Light: Selected Poems by Robert Walser (edited and translated, with an introduction by Carolyn Forché). New York: Black Lawrence Press, 2012.
  • The Possible Is Monstrous: Selected Poems by Friedrich Dürrenmatt. New York: Black Lawrence Press, 2010.
  • In an Abandoned Room: Selected Poems by Georg Trakl (edited and translated). Liverpool: Erbacce Press, 2008.

MUSIC

  • ​Jazz Album: Dalia Donadio’s Poem Pot Plays Pantano (poems from Daniele Pantano’s The Oldest Hands in the World and Dogs in Untended Fields set to music). Wide Ear Records, Zurich, Switzerland; digital, CD, and vinyl editions (also available on Apple Music, Spotify, Bandcamp, etc.), 2020.
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