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Paul Celan

Paul Celan (23 November 1920 – c. 20 April 1970) was a Romanian poet and translator. He was born as Paul Antschel into a Jewish family in the former Kingdom of Romania (now Ukraine), and changed his name to "Paul Celan" (where Celan in Romanian would be pronounced Chelan, and was derived from Ancel, pronounced Antshel), becoming one of the major German-language poets of the post-World War II era.

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    The two
    heart-grey puddles:
    mouthsfull of silence.
    Paul Celan [Paul Antschel] (1920–1970)

    Has Christ been divided? Was Paul crucified for you? Or were you baptized in the name of Paul?
    Bible: New Testament, 1 Corinthians 1:13.

    Seven roses later splashes the fountain.
    —Paul Celan [Paul Antschel] (1920–1970)