Knowledge is unforgiving
It gnaws at you
La connaissance ne pardonne pas
Elle te ronge
Into this dark truth
which opens its cloak to shield us, dizzying, tidal;
En esta oscura verdad
que abre sus mantos y sus ebrias mareas para protegernos,
What's going on
Wednesday 11th December 2013
For the final workshop of the year, we'll be joined by Tracey Martin to translate more poems by prize-winning Thai poet, Angkarn Chanchathip, who's just been awarded the prestigious SEA Writers' Prize.
Wednesday 27th November 2013
Natalia Bukia-Peters joined us for a workshop on the poetry of Nato Ingorovka from Georgia in which we translated her striking and mysterious poem, 'Undress Yourself and Dress Me in Your Body'.
Wednesday 13th November 2013
For this special workshop we were joined by Sudanese poet, Al-Saddiq Al-Raddi, to discuss translating his poetry in a workshop led by his translator, Samuel Wilder.
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