The Stray Dog Cabaret
Publish date: November 6th 2009
Publisher: Random House, Inc.
Pages no: 168
Edition language: English
Akhmatova is clearly superior here, although I also enjoyed many of the other poems, especially by Mandelstam and Tsvetaeva. Still, on the whole I found the collection very dramatic in a way that didn't appeal to me. I imagine the performance would give the poems more power and passion - there's so...