Poetry Translation Workshop at Smolenice Castle, Slovakia

Saturday July 7th, 2012

 7th – 15th July

Smolenice, Slovakia

We continue our international poetry translation workshop series with the Centre for Information on Literature in Slovakia with a workshop at Smolenice castle.  Eight poets: Tom Pow (Scotland) who will lead the workshop, Tiziana Colusso (Italy),  Eva Luka (Slovakia), Hilari de Cara (Catalonia), Vishnu Khare (India), Artis Ostups (Latvia), Gabriel Rosenstock (Ireland) and Alina Talybova (Azerbaijan) will spend a week working on the translations of each other’s poetry and encountering new literary contexts and poetic backgrounds. A reading will also take place at Gallery Artoteka in Bratislava with music from the Vogon Poetry Orchestra.