Poem Podcast from the Poetry Translation Centre

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

Direct download: PP_Victor_Your_Memory.mp3
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This week's podcast is 'Album' by Reza Mohammadi from Afghanistan. The poem is read first in English translation by Sarah Maguire and then in Dari by Reza himself. If you enjoy this recording and would like to find out more about Reza and all the other poets we've translated, visit our website www.poetrytranslation.org.

Direct download: PP_Reza_Album.mp3
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This week's poem is 'Please bring a token home from each journey' by Noshi Gillani from Pakistan. The poem is read first in English translation by Lavinia Greenlaw and then in Urdu by Shamila Kamsie. If you enjoyed this recording and would like to learn more about Noshi and all the other poets we've translated, please visit our website at www.poetrytranslation.org.

Direct download: PP_Noshi_Please_Bring_a_Token_Home_from_each_Journey.mp3
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This week's poem is 'Cat Lying in Wait' by Shakila Azizzada from Afghanistan. The poem is read first in English translation by Mimi Khalvati and then in Dari by Shakila herself. If you enjoyed this recording and would like to find out more about Shakila and all the other poets we've translated, please visit our website at www.poetrytranslation.org.

Direct download: Shakila_Cat_Lying_in_Wait_WEB.mp3
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This week's poem is 'The Child is Father of the Man' by David Huerta from Mexico. The poem is read first in English translation by Jamie McKendrick and then in Spanish by David himself. If you enjoy this recording and would like to find out more about David and all the other poets we've translated, please visit our website at www.poetrytranslation.org.

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