Nina Cassian Principal Works - Essay

Principal Works

(Poetry Criticism)

Poetry

La scara 1/1 [On the Scale of 1/1] 1948

An viu, noua sute si saptesprezece [Vital Year, 1917] 1949

Cintece pentru republica [Songs for the Republic] 1949

Sufletul nostru [Our Soul] 1949

Horea nu mai este singur [Horea Not Alone Anymore] 1952

Tinerete [Youth] 1953

Versuri alese [Selected Poems] 1955

Dialogul vintului cu marea: motive bulgare [The Dialogue of the Wind and Sea: Bulgarian Motives] 1957

Virstele anului [The Measures of the Year] 1957

Sarbatorile zilnice [Everyday Holidays] 1961

Spectacol in aer liber [Outdoor PerformanceA Monograph of Love] 1961

Cele mai frumoase poezii [The Most Beautiful Poems] 1963

Sa ne facem daruri [Gift Giving] 1963

Disciplina harfei [The Discipline of the Harp] 1965

Singele [Blood] 1966

Destinele paralele [Parallel Destinies] 1967

Ambitus [Ambit] 1969

Cronofagie, 1944-1969 [Chronophagy, 1944-1969] 1970

Marea conjugare [The Big Conjugation] 1971

Recviem [Requiem] 1971

Loto-poeme [Lottery Poems] 1972

O suta de Poeme [100 Poems] 1974

Spectacol in aer libero alta monografie a dragostei [Outdoor PerformanceAnother Monograph of Love] 1974

Suave 1977

Viraje [Orbits] 1978

De indurare [Mercy] 1981

Lady of Miracles 1982

Jocuri de vacanta [Parlour Games] (poetry and prose) 1983

Numaratoarea inversa [Countdown] 1983

Call Yourself Alive? : Love Poems of Nina Cassian 1988

Life Sentence: Selected Poems 1990

Cheerleader for a Funeral 1992

Other Major Works

Ce-a vazut Oana: versui si cintece [What Oana Saw: Poems and Songs] (juvenilia) 1952

Florile patriei [Flowers of the Homeland] (juvenilia) 1954

Nica fara frica [Fearless Niki] (juvenilia) 1956

Bot Gros, catel fricos [Big Muzzle, the Fearful Puppy] (juvenilia) 1957

Printul Miorlau [Prince Miaow] (juvenilia) 1957

Chipuri hazlii pentru copii [Funny Faces for Kids] (juvenilia) 1958

Aventurile lui Trompisor [The Adventures of Trunky the Elephant] (juvenilia) 1959

Incura-lume [The Mischief Maker] (juvenilia) 1961

Curcubeu [Rainbow] (juvenilia) 1962

Elefantelul curios [The Curious Little Elephant, adaptor; from a story by Kipling] (juvenilia) 1964

Pisica de una singura [The Cat Alone, adaptor; from a story by Kipling] (juvenilia) 1967

Povestea a doi pui do tigru numiti Ninigra si Aligru (juvenilia) 1969; published in journal The Lion and the Unicorn as "Tigrino and Tigrene," 1987

Atit de grozava si adio: confidente ficitve [You're WonderfulAdieu: Fictitious Confidences] (prose) 1971; revised edition, Confidente fictive [Fictitious Confidences], 1976

Pisica la televizor [T.V. Cat] (juvenilia) 1971

Ninigra si Aligru [Tigrino and Tigrene] (juvenilia) 1972

Intre noi copiii [Between Us Kids] (juvenilia) 1974

Naca fara frica [Fearless Niki] (juvenilia) 1984