Events & Workshops

Featuring André Naffis-Sahely

All Events featuring André Naffis-Sahely

Translating Haitian poet Frankétienne from French with André Naffis-Sahely

Translating Haitian poet Frankétienne from French with André Naffis-Sahely

Frankétienne is a writer, poet, playwright, painter, musician, activist and intellectual recognized as one of Haiti’s leading writers and playwrights of both French and Hatian Creole. This workshop will be led by Andre Naffis-Sahely who is a poet, critic and literary translator.

RADA - Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts
Council Room
62-64 Gower Street
London
WC1E 6ED
Abdellatif Laâbi at The Mosaic Rooms

Abdellatif Laâbi at The Mosaic Rooms

Prize-winning Moroccan poet, Abdellatif Laâbi was joined by his translator, André Naffis-Sahely, for a reading from his newly published chapbook of poems and to launch his memoir, The Bottom of the Jar.

The Mosaic Rooms
Tower House
226 Cromwell Road
London
SW5 0SW
Launch of Chapbook by Abdellatif Laâbi

Launch of Chapbook by Abdellatif Laâbi

Leading Moroccan poet, Abdellatif Laâbi, winner of the Prix Goncourt, received a warm welcome on a very cold night at the launch of his new chapbook of poems, translated by André Naffis-Sahely.

Free Word Centre
60 Farringdon Road
London
EC1R 3GA
Workshop on Eritrean Poetry in Italian by Ribka Sibhatu

Workshop on Eritrean Poetry in Italian by Ribka Sibhatu

André Naffis-Sahely joined us for a workshop on the remarkable Eritrean poet, Ribka Sibhatu, who writes in Italian, in which we translated a lyric about childbirth and a new, very witty, prose poem.

RADA (Council Room)
64 Gower Street
London WC1E 6ED

Workshop on Moroccan poetry by Abdellatif Laâbi

Workshop on Moroccan poetry by Abdellatif Laâbi

For the first in our new series of workshops, André Naffis-Sahely introduced us to the poetry of the great Moroccan poet, Abdellatif Laâbi, who writes in French.

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