5: Poem, “You, Onlookers” by Nelly Sachs, with audio recording.


Sources: "You Onlookers" from O The Chimneys by Nelly Sachs. Translation copyright (c)1967, renewed 1995 by Farrar, Straus & Giroux, Inc. Used by permission of Farrar, Straus and Giroux. Users are warned that this work is protected under copyright laws. The right to reproduce or transfer the work via any medium must be secured with Farrar, Straus and Giroux.

"Ihr Zuschauenden", from: Nelly Sachs, Werke. Kommentierte Ausgabe in vier Bänden. Herausgegeben von Aris Fioretos, Band 1: Gedichte 1940-1950. Herausgegeben von Matthias Weichelt. © All rights reserved by and controlled through Suhrkamp Verlag Berlin.

The audio recording was made by Michael Yashinsky at the Yiddish Book Center in Amherst, MA, 2017.