Methis 29 (Spring 2022)

Literature and Openness: Jaan Kaplinski and Ilmar Laaban

ISBN 978-9949-03-918-0 (pdf)


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Compilers : Marin Laak, Ene-Reet Soovik
Editor: Kanni Labi
English translator and proof editor: Ene-Reet Soovik
Swedish translator: Anti Saar

Table of Contents


Ene-Reet Soovik, Marin Laak - Approaching Openness: Convergence and Diversity in the Creative Universes of the Poets Jaan Kaplinski and Ilmar Laaban  PDF


  1. Thomas Salumets - Masterful Servants: Jaan Kaplinski and his soulmate Tomas Tranströmer (transl Ene-Reet Soovik)  PDF
  2. Arne Merilai - Kaplinski’s Line and Rummo’s Sparks: A Structural Comparison PDF
  3. Tiina Ann Kirss, Aija Sakova - Ilmar Laaban’s (poetic) dialogue with Paul Celan and Nelly Sachs PDF
  4. Triinu Ojamaa - On the Formation of a Refugee’s Contact Network with Kith and Kin: The Case of Ilmar Laaban PDF
  5. Ene-Reet Soovik - Coming from the Wind: The Windy World of Jaan Kaplinski’s poetry PDF
  6. Marek Tamm - How Are We to Survive? With Jaan Kaplinski in the Anthropocene PDF

Varia Articles

        7. Maarja Hollo - Children and War. War trauma in Tiina Kurnim’s Ups and Downs in the Life of the People of Sõrve and Ülo Tuulik’s novel In the Way  PDF
        8. Igor Pilshchikov - “Old” and “New” Quantitative Formalism: Comparisons and Perspectives (The Moscow Linguistic Circle and the Stanford Literary Lab)
            (Transl Kajar Pruul & Mihhail Trunin) PDF

Mediation of Theory

         Hasso Krull -  „In a Work of Art, the Subject Meets the Other“: Ilmar Laaban’s Sense of Music PDF

          Ilmar Laaban - Music, Society, Revolution. Perspective Sketch on a Current Discussion
(Transl Anti Saar)  PDF
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