Poem Podcast from the Poetry Translation Centre

This week's poem is by Partaw Naderi from Afghanistan.  The poem is read first in English translation by Sarah Maguire and then in Dari by Partaw himself. If you enjoy this recording and would like to find out more about Partaw Naderi and all the other poets we’ve translated, please visit our website www.poetrytranslation.org.

Direct download: PP_Partaw_On_a_Colourful_Morning.mp3
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This week's poem is by Kajal Ahmad from Kurdistan.  The poem is read first in English translation by Mimi Khalvati and then in Kurdish by the poet Choman Hardi. If you enjoy this recording and would like to find out more about Kajal Ahmad and all the other poets we’ve translated, please visit our website www.poetrytranslation.org.

Direct download: PP_Kajal_The_Lonely_Earth.mp3
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This week's poem is by Al-Saddiq Al-Raddi from Sudan.  The poem is read first in English translation by Sarah Maguire and then in Arabic by Saddiq himself. If you enjoy this recording and would like to find out more about Al-Saddiq Al-Raddi and all the other poets we’ve translated, please visit our website www.poetrytranslation.org.

Direct download: PP_Saddiq_Theatre.mp3
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This week's poem is by Axmed Shiikh Jaamac from Somaliland.  The poem is read first in English translation by Sarah Maguire and then in Somali by Axmed himself. If you enjoy this recording and would like to find out more about Axmed Shiikh Jaamac and all the other poets we’ve translated, please visit our website www.poetrytranslation.org.

Direct download: PP_Axmed_Ugh_Television_is_Disgusting.mp3
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