Cuckoo Flowers is the 11th collection of poetry by Kristian Guttesen, scheduled for publication in the autumn of 2018. With this book the author wants to investigate the question „What is it to be a self?“ This is not an academic enquiry, but a narrative account of the author's own experience.
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Further Information

In 2015, Kristian Guttesen published an anthology of selected poems, to mark the 20th anniversary of his first publication, Ghosts, a book of poetry published in the year 1995.

Two years ago, the author published 2 books at the same time: Angel blood & The Hands of the Murderer. Both these projects were based on a crowdfunding campaign through Karolina Fund.

This coming autumn of 2018, a new volume of poetry, entitled Cuckoo Flowers, is planned for publication. The object of this crowdfunding project is to finance the publication of this book.

About the author:

Kristian Guttesen, b. 1974, is the author of ten poetry books in Icelandic, having published his first book in 1995. He was nominated for The 2007 Icelandic Translation Prize, for a translation of the Norwegian novel The Hill (n. Skråninga, by Carl Frode Tiller), and is currently studying philosophy at The University of Iceland. Kristian Guttesen lives in Reykjavik, and is currently undertaking a PhD in Education at the University of Birmingham.

Poetry:

Spoon-Forks – Selected Poems 2004-2017 in Ukranian Translation, 2018: Krok
Lady of the Mountain and Other Poems – Selected Poems 2004-2014 in English Translation, 2017: Deus
Hendur morðingjans (The Hands of the Murderer), 2016: Deus
Englablóð (Angel Blood), 2016: Deus
Eilífðir – Úrval ljóða 1995-2015 (Eternities – Selected Poems 1995-2015), 2015: Félag ljóðaunnenda á Austurlandi
Poems from Echo One – Selected Poems 2007-2014 in English Translation, 2014: Deus
Í landi hinna ófleygu fugla (In the Land of the Flightless Birds), 2014: Deus
Vegurinn um Dimmuheiði (Through the Dark Heath), 2012: Deus
Glæpaljóð (Crime Poems), 2007: JPV
Litbrigðamygla (Tinea Versicolor), 2005: Salka
Mótmæli með þátttöku: Bítsaga (Protest
Through Participation), 2004: Salka
Ígull (Porcupine), 2003: Deus
Annó (Anno – Selected Poems 1995-1999), 1999: Cymru
Skuggaljóð (Shadow Poems), 1998: Author
Afturgöngur (Ghosts), 1995: Author

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