MAYHEM - Issue Four

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Norman Franke

Last entry on a Mark 5.41 website (Talitha’s song)

Alphabetical:
            which and by child
            get girl hand

            He her I

                        koumwhich kumkum

Little means
            said
            say
Taking Talitha
 
                        TalithaTalitha
took
            translated up
 
                        you

Contributor's Note
Norman P. Franke is the convenor of the German Programme at the University of Waikato. He has published widely about German Enlightenment and Romanticism (Lessing, Novalis) as well as German-speaking exile literature (Albert Einstein, Ernst Kantorowicz, Else Lasker-Schüler, Karl Wolfskehl) and Albert Schweitzer. Norman’s poetry has been broadcasted on NDR radio and published in anthologies in Germany and New Zealand.