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Uten Mahamid’s Single-Shot Poetry

Uten Mahamid’s Single-Shot Poetry

Uten Mahamid is a highly visual writer, and it’s no surprise, given that he is also an artist. He has said that in his poetry, as well as his artwork, he likes to create images that tell stories.

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Translating the Poet of Objects

Translating the Poet of Objects

Persian poet Iraj Ziayi is known in Iran as ‘The Poet Of Objects’. Translator Alireza Abiz talks about translating Iraj Ziayi collaboratively at the Poetry Translation Centre’s regular workshops.

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These Poems Don’t Need A Visa

These Poems Don’t Need A Visa

Listen to the Poetry Translation Centre’s playlist of poems from Libya, Iraq, Iran, Syria, Sudan, Somalia/Somaliland and Yemen, all countries affected by Trump’s ‘Muslim ban.’

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A Day in the Life of a Poetry Translator

A Day in the Life of a Poetry Translator

Poet Clare Pollard facilitates poetry translation workshops for the PTC. She talked to Natasha Sutton Williams of London Calling about the process and challenges of being a poet-translator.

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