Roger Greenwald reading from Meditations on Georges de La Tour – Poetry by Paal-Helge Haugen at the 2013 BookThug Spring Launch

Paal-Helge Haugen’s Meditasjonar over Georges de La Tour (Meditations on Georges de La Tour) was published in Norwegian in 1990, won the Norwegian Critics’ Prize, and was a finalist for the Nordic Council’s Literature Prize. The book consists of a series of thirty-four poems that emerge from Haugen’s long engagement with the work of the French painter.