French-Occitan poet Aurélia Lassaque returns to the UK for readings in Bath, Truro, Bedlinog and London. Literature Across Frontiers is delighted to be co-operating once more on her tour. She will be reading from her most recent collection in dual Occitan-English language translation – Solstice and other poems – translated by James Thomas and published by Francis Boutle publishers.
7.30pm, Tuesday 26th March
Bath Royal Literary & Scientific Institution, 1
6 Queen Square, Bath, BA1 2HN.
7pm, Wednesday 27th March
11 Boscawen St, Truro, Cornwall TR1 2QU.
Aurélia Lassaque will be reading with Mick Paynter, Cornish language poet and Merv Davey, Cornish piper.
7.30 pm, Thursday 28th March
Bedlinog Working Men’s Club, Merthyr Tydfil
6 Garth Terrace, Bedlinog Treharris Merthyr Tydfil County Borough CF46 6TF.
Aurélia Lassaque will be reading with Dafydd Islwyn, Welsh language poet.
7pm, Saturday 30th March
The Shuffle, Poetry Café, Covent Garden, West End, London WC2H 9BX
Aurélia Lassaque will be reading with Sharon Morris, Mohan Rana, Ali Thurm, Jennifer Wong and Daniel Kramb
Read some of Aurélia’s poems on the Peony Moon Blog and in the Guardian’s Poem of the week.