Poems and Translations from Eritrea
About the Author
Charles Cantalupo has two previous collections of poetry – Light the Lights and Animal Woman and Other Spirits. His translations of Eritrean poetry include We Have Our Voice, We Invented the Wheel, and Who Needs a Story, and he has written War and Peace in Contemporary Eritrean Poetry. Distinguished Professor of English, Comparative Literature, and African Studies at Penn State University, he is also the author of books on Thomas Hobbes and Ngugi wa Thiongío and a memoir, Joining Africa: From Anthills to Asmara.