The International Poetry Festival La Palabra en el mundo of Venice is an annual event that calls poets from around the world to unite around the poetic word to raise awareness and make constructive brotherhood.
La Palabra , linked to the International Poetry Festival organized all ' Havana, was founded by the Proyecto Cul...
The topic of the roundtable will be on War refugees: Legacies of fleeing women / The poetic word and the word of the law. Melike İnci and two poets from Argentina and Afghanistan will also attend the roundtable.
7th of May at the Armenian Cultural Centre here in Venice, at the Loggia del Temanza del Palazzo Zenobio
7.30pm Free Entry. 35-47 Bethnal Green Road, London E1 6LA
The first ever European Poetry Night as part of European Literature Festival in 2016. Curated by SJ Fowler it will an interesting event and texts written for this event in collaboration will also be read. I will be reading together with Livia Franchini from Italy...
Nilüfer Belediyesi'nin Şiir Kütüphanesi'nde Şükrü Erbaş, Yusuf Alper, Asuman Susam, Eren Aysan, Mustafa Muharrem, Şeref Bilsel, Gökçenur Ç, Betül Dünder, Güney Özkılınç, Kadir Aydemir, Efe Duyan, D. Gülçin Erdem ile birlikte dört dörtlük bir etkinliğe katıldık. Bursa daha doğrusu Türkiye'de böyle bir kütüphanenin ve kurum...
Program of the Sibiu Poetry festival in Translyvania:
I will read at the 26th in the vault of the 18th-century Roman-Catholic Church. And looking forward to meet old friends Nikola Madzirov, Adela Greceanu,Claudiu Komartin and Radu Vancu
You can take a look at this ongoing and very interesting political poetry project created by Debra Werblud. http://www.blindspots.eu/
It will also be useful as a small contemporary anthology of memory and politics related contemporary poetry in the future. Happy that I have also taken part in Blind Spots.
Some of my poems have been translated into Maltese by Nadja Mifsud and Slovenian by Jana Putrle Stric for the first time. Young British writer James Vella has translated three of my recent poems into English. Here is one of them:
DECORATION SUGGESTIONS, OR WHAT IS IMPORTANT IN A HOUSE
The Xth edition, with the participation of Tamim Barghouti, John Bonello, Norbert Bugeja, Efe Duyan, Moëz Majed, Hisham Matar, Nadia Mifsud, Jana Putrle Srdić, James Vella, Marina Warner, and Trevor Zahra. Poetry films from Malta and abroad and live music from Brodu, Nadine Axisa and band, and Oliver Degabriele and band....