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The Poetry Translation Centre translates, publishes and tours contemporary poets from Africa, Asia and Latin America. We aim to introduce new audiences to leading poets from around the world and celebrate the diverse communities who live in the UK.

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Translating Iraqi Poetry in Torquay

12th October

Translator Alice Guthrie reflects on translating Iraqi poet Kadhem Khanjar’s harrowing poem ‘Breaking News: Mass Grave Discovered Nearby’ in the tranquil setting of our Torquay workshops during the International Agatha Christie Festival.

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