Posts Tagged: Poetry

The languages of verse: Multilingualism and poetry

Join us for an evening of discussion and readings by and with  Chris McCabe, Joint Librarian of the   Poetry   Library in London, poet and author Wioletta Greg,   and writer   Livia Franchini. Many of us lead multilingual lives. But how do multilingual poets use their languages in their art? How do they approach their art? What value

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Bahá’í poet Mahvash Sabet shares 2017 PEN Pinter Prize with Michael Longley

Bahá’í poet and teacher Mahvash Sabet has this evening been named 2017 International Writer of Courage by Michael Longley at the PEN Pinter Prize ceremony at the British Library. Longley was announced as the 2017 PEN Pinter Prize winner in June this year. Sabet was released in September, after being imprisoned for almost ten years

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