141pp., paperback, (Cape Town), 2020
Introduction by Antjie Krog.
Olga Kirsch’s previously unknown English poetry, written between 1965 and 1996.
South African and Israeli poet Olga Kirsch (1924-1997) was born and raised in Koppies in the the Orange Free State. She wrote mostly in Afrikaans, publishing eight books of poetry. In 1948, at the age of 24, she emigrated to Israel.