Poema de Carlos Drummond de Andrade traduzido por Elizabeth Bishop
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Salvador Scofano and Gry Midttun
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Nov 2, 2012

(de antonio francisco)

Uma curiosidade. Para traduzir este trecho do poema de Drummond, Elizabeth Bishop teve de trocar o "Raimundo" por "Eugene":

http://www.antoniomiranda.com.br/poesia_ingles/carlos_drummond_de_andrade.html

Em português:

Mundo mundo vasto mundo

se eu me chamasse Raimundo

seria uma rima, não seria uma solução.

Mundo mundo vasto mundo,

mais vasto é meu coração.

Elizabeth Bishop morou no Brasil e falava bem o português. Sua tradução de Drummond é bastante elogiada. Em inglês, o trecho ficou assim:

Universe, vast universe,

if I had been named Eugene

that would not be what I mean

but it would go into verse

faster.

Universe, vast universe,

my heart is vaster.

http://www.advivo.com.br/blog/luisnassif/drummond-por-elizabeth-bishop


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