3
Oct

German Poetry Translation/Rumi Celebration – Poetry News Roundup October 2nd

Publicado por Joanne Jeffries el 3 de October de 2022 a las 04:16 am

Today’s poetry news roundup looks at the poems of a German poet translated into Malayalam and the celebrations for the life of Rumi. 19th Century German Poetry Translated into Malayalam by Academic An academic who currently teaches at EFLU has published an anthology of poems by Wilhelm Busch, the 19thCentury German poet, which have been […]

28
Sep

Hughes Sculpture Planned/ Wong Phi Nam Dies – Poetry News Roundup September 28th

Publicado por Joanne Jeffries el 28 de September de 2022 a las 03:32 am

Today in our poetry news round-up, we look at the planned sculpture in memory of the poet Ted Hughes and the death of the Malaysian poet Wong Phui Nam. Sculpture in Memory of Ted Hughes Planned for Mytholmroyd Plans are afoot for a two-metre high sculpture in memory of the late poet laureate Ted Hughes […]

26
Sep

World’s Most Expensive Poem/Bronte Legacy Celebrated – Poetry News Roundup September 26th

Publicado por Joanne Jeffries el 26 de September de 2022 a las 03:34 am

Today on My Poetic Side, we take a look at the highest-paid poet of all time and the Bronte Writers Festival. The $525,000 Poem In November 2021, a poem was presented for sale at the Christie’s Auction House in New York. This was not a manuscript or a printed bound book – this was something […]

21
Sep

RS Thomas Exhibition Recognised/Lifetime Achievement For Nelson – Poetry News Roundup September 21st

Publicado por Joanne Jeffries el 21 de September de 2022 a las 04:06 am

Today on My Poetic Side, we look at the RS Thomas Exhibition, which has been gaining international interest and the winner of this year’s Wallace Stevens Award. RS Thomas Exhibition gets International Recognition An exhibition in Bangor, Wales, which looks to shed some light on the work and life of RS Thomas, the prolific Welsh […]

19
Sep

Poets Mark Queen’s Death – Poetry News Roundup September 19th

Publicado por Joanne Jeffries el 19 de September de 2022 a las 04:05 am

Today’s poetry news roundup takes a look at the poems written by the poet laureate and the Scottish Makar in honour of Queen Elizabeth II. Poet Laureate Marks Death of the Monarch The poet laureate Simon Armitage who earlier this year wrote “Queenhood”, a poem to mark the occasion of the Queens Platinum Jubilee, has […]