Poem Podcast from the Poetry Translation Centre

This week's poem is by Saado Cabdi Amarre from Somaliland. The poem is read first in English translation by Sarah Maguire and then in Somali by Saado herself. If you enjoy this recording and would like to find out more about Saado Cabdi Amarre and all the other poets we've translated, please visit our website www.poetrytranslation.org.

Direct download: PP_Saado_You_Understand.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:30pm UTC

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 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_Kinder_than_Miriam.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:00pm UTC

This week's poem is by Victor Teran from Mexico. The poem is read first in English translation by David Shook and then in Zapotec by Victor himself. If you enjoy this recording and would like to find out more about Victor Teran and all the other poets we've translated, please visit our website www.poetrytranslation.org.

Direct download: PP_Victor_You_Will_Not_Manage_to_Hurt_Me.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:00pm UTC

This week's poem is by Corsino Fortes from Cape Verde. The poem is read first in English translation by Sean O'Brien and then in Portuguese by Corsino himself. If you enjoy this recording and would like to find out more about Corsino Fortes and all the other poets we've translated, please visit our website www.poetrytranslation.org 

Direct download: PP_Corsino_Caesarian_of_3_Continents.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:03pm UTC