Welcome to the Jumpers’ Library, curated by Kate Milford and Anders Ganz. We present the following selections, and invite you to explore.
Selections from Ambrose Bierce
- The Damned Thing
- Jupiter Doke, Brigadier General
- The Stranger
- What I Saw of Shiloh
- The Passing Show
- The Woman and the Devil
- A Study in Gray
Selections from Meng Chiao
Selections from Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Selections from Stephen Crane
Selections from Mina Loy
“There is no Life or Death”
Selections from Gabriela Mistral
The translations below were graciously provided by Randall Couch and were taken from Madwomen, which your librarians heartily recommend for further reading.
Selections from Edgar Allan Poe
Selections from Rainer Maria Rilke
The translations below were graciously provided by Edward Snow and were taken from The Poetry of Rilke, which your librarians heartily recommend for further reading.
- The First Duino Elegy
- To Say Before Going to Sleep
- The Solitary
- From a Stormy Night