ERASE | ENDURE: POEMS
by Joel Thomas Katz
A collection of poems published by Dutch Poet Press in 2020 explores these two resonant themes of Erase and Endure. The poet brings them to life with an array of keen personal insights both serious and funny, delightful and penetrating.
Softcover | 64 pages | $15
Vrije uitloop | Free range
Poems by Saskia Stehouwer
Translation + Field Notes by Joel Thomas Katz, Robert Perry and Saskia Stehouwer
A transcontinental collaborative translation of Vrije uitloop, a book of eco-poetry by Saskia Stehouwer (Marmer, 2016) with ‘Field Notes’ —discoveries and observations the translators made in their exchange during the project.
Softcover | 152 pages | $15
iets anders | something else
vertaling van gedichten | translation of poems
ingmar hetze & saskia stehouwer
by Joel Thomas Katz and Robert Perry
A selection of poems by two contemporary poets from The Netherlands, Ingmar Hetze and Saskia Stehouwer, translated from Dutch into English with essays from translators about the experience. Published by Dutch Poet Press in 2018.
Softcover | 110 pages | $15
Poems by Joel Thomas Katz
A chapbook published by Mayapple Press in 2008 that contains lyrical poems which take the reader on a jaunt through the heart and mind of the poet. With observations and imagingings very much his own, the poet prompts the reader to see his or her own world in a new way.
Softcover | 81 pages | $15
JOEL THOMAS KATZ is a poet and translator with a strong interest in language drawn from his study in linguistics, music, and other languages including Dutch, Hebrew, French, and Russian. Joel collaborates with Robert Perry of Dutch Poet Press in translating contemporary Dutch poetry havruta-style like study partners of Jewish texts.
Joel has published two collections of his poetry: Away through Mayapple Press in 2008 and Erase | Endure through Dutch Poet Press in March 2020. In collaboration with Robert Perry, they have produced two books of Dutch poetry in translation into English with essays: iets anders | something else and Vrije uitloop | Free range, both published by Dutch Poet Press in 2018 and 2019, respectively.
His poems have appeared in journals such as Sand Hill Review, The Montserrat Review, Disquieting Muses Quarterly, Spillway, and Red Wheelbarrow.
Joel lives and works in Palo Alto, California. Read his blogs here: katzonpoetry.blogspot.com
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