Crioula, you will tell the guitar
Of the night, and the dawn's small guitar
Crioula ! dirás ao violão
Da noite e à viola do madrugar
I'm left again with no one standing behind me,
ground pulled from under my feet.
بازخالی می شود پشتم
خالی می شود باز زير پاهايم
What's going on
Friday 18th July 2014
Our tenth anniversary was celebrated in style at a gala reading featuring some of the UK's leading poets reading their translations alongside distinguished international poets Al-Saddiq Al-Raddi, and Reza Mohammadi.
We're delighted to announce that the Poetry Translation Centre has been successful in our application to Arts Council England for funding for 2015-18.
June 2014 marks the PTC's tenth anniversary, an occasion we're celebrating with the publication of our brilliant anthology, My Voice: 111 dazzling poems from our first decade of translations edited by PTC Director, Sarah Maguire
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