All past Events & Workshops

Events from 2015

Workshop: Atef Alshaer translating Syrian poet Fouad Mohammad Fouad

Workshop: Atef Alshaer translating Syrian poet Fouad Mohammad Fouad

Arabic translator Atef Alshaer leads a workshop focusing on the work of Syrian poet Fouad Mohammad Fouad. This workshop will look at completing the translation of Fouad Mohammad Fouad’s poem Aleppo Diary which was begun at a previous poetry translation workshop.

RADA
Council Room
62-64 Gower St
London
WC1E 6ED
Workshop: Serafina Vick translating poet Oscar Cruz from Cuba

Workshop: Serafina Vick translating poet Oscar Cruz from Cuba

Join translator Serafina Vick for a workshop focusing on translating poet Oscar Cruz from Cuba. Our workshops are open to anyone who can contribute a translation of a poem by a living African, Asian or Latin American poet who has an established reputation in their own language.

RADA
Council Room
62-64 Gower St
London
WC1E 6ED
Workshop: Alireza Abiz translating Farsi poetry from Iran

Workshop: Alireza Abiz translating Farsi poetry from Iran

Join poet and translator Alireza Abiz for a workshop focusing on translating Farsi poetry from Iran. Our workshops are open to anyone who can contribute a translation of a poem by a living African, Asian or Latin American poet who has an established reputation in their own language.

RADA
Council Room
62-64 Gower St
London
WC1E 6ED
Al-Saddiq Al-Raddi Book Launch at the Petrie Museum

Al-Saddiq Al-Raddi Book Launch at the Petrie Museum

Join us to celebrate the launch of He Tells Tales of Meroe: Poems for the Petrie Museum, a new book of poems by Sudanese poet Al-Saddiq Al-Raddi inspired by the Petrie Museum’s collection of material from Meroë in Sudan.

Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology
University College London
Gower Street
Lodon
WC1E 6BT
Translation Workshop on Poetry by Weedhsame in Somali with Martin Orwin

Translation Workshop on Poetry by Weedhsame in Somali with Martin Orwin

On the 20th of May is a translation workshop on the poetry by Weedhsame in Somali with Martin Orwin. Xasan Daahir Weedhsame is widely known in Somalia/Somaliland where he is seen as the most exciting Somali poet of his generation.

RADA (Council Room)
62-64 Gower St
London
WC1E 6ED
Translation Workshop on Poetry from Iran with Alireza Abiz

Translation Workshop on Poetry from Iran with Alireza Abiz

This workshop will be led by poet and translator Alireza Abiz on a fascinating poet from Mashhad, Mohammed Bagher Kolahi Ahari. If you’re not already on the PTC’s workshop mailing list, please contact us to receive copies of the poems in Farsi and Alireza’s literal translations.

RADA Council Room
62-64 Gower St
London
WC1E 6ED