‘Self-Misunderstood’ by Gaarriye, translated by W N Herbert and Martin Orwin

Featuring: Maxamed Xaashi Dhamac ‘Gaarriye’, W N Herbert, Martin Orwin

This week's poem is by Maxamed Xaashi Dhamac 'Gaarriye' from Somaliland.  The poem is read first in English translation by W N Herbert and then in Somali by Gaarriye himself. If you enjoy this recording and would like to find out more about Gaarriye and all the other poets we’ve translated, please visit our website www.poetrytranslation.org also, If you would like to support the Poetry Translation Centre please visit poetrytranslation.org/support-us