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Memorial Auditorium/Leopardi’s Birthplace/Sci-Fi Poets – Poetry News Roundup February 14th

 

Our final news round-up of the week looks at the auditorium named in memory of a poet, the birthplace of Leopardi, which will open to the public, and the appearance of 2 poets in a Sci-fi programme. New Auditorium to be Named for Poet Faiz Ahmed Faiz A collaboration between the Pakistan Academy of Letters (PAL) and the Pakistan National Council of Arts has ...

Statue For Poet/Bard’s Birthplace To Be Better Protected/PEN America Awards – Poetry News Roundup February 13th

 

Today in our poetry news round-up we take a look at the poet remembered with a statue, plans to remove the railings outside the Bards birthplace and the PEN America Awards. Statues Unveiled in Maryland State House It is more than 155 years since the abolishment of slavery. Now, the state ...

Latvian Poetry Translation/Poet’s Metro Line/Poet’s Cake Celebration – Poetry News Roundup February 5th

 

Today in our round-up we look at the Latvian poetry translated into Persian, the metro line to be named for a poet and the poet celebrated with cake. Latvian Poetry Translated into Persian A collection of poetry written by Imants Ziedonis, the Latvian writer, has been translated into Persian. The announcement ...