Events & Workshops

Featuring W N Herbert

All Events featuring W N Herbert

‘So At One with You’ Anthology Launch at City Hall, London

‘So At One with You’ Anthology Launch at City Hall, London

This special evening celebrates the launch of ‘So At One with You’, an anthology of poems translated by Poetry Translation Centre and Kayd for Somali Week Festival over the last 10 years.

The Chamber
City hall
The Queen's Walk
London
SE1 2AA
Culture in Translation: Somali Week London Event

Culture in Translation: Somali Week London Event

Somali culture has two lives. It lives both in the Somali language and in translation. It comes from Somali people writing in many different languages and making connections between Somali culture and the wider world. Join Somali Nuruddin Farah and poets Mahamed Mahamud Yasiin “Dheeg”, Caasha Lul Mohamad Yusuf and Elmi Ali for an evening focused on Somali Culture and Translation.

Oxford House
Derbyshire Street
London
E2 6HG
Somali Week 2012 Festival Launch

Somali Week 2012 Festival Launch

The launch of the 2012 Somali Week Festival featured Clare Pollard reading her newly-commissioned translations of poems by Muse Cali Faruur, and Said Salah.

Oxford House
Bethnal Green
Derbyshire Street
London
E2 6HG
Benefit Reading for Gaarriye

Benefit Reading for Gaarriye

We were all deeply concerned to hear that the great Somali poet, Gaarriye, is seriously ill. This evening brought together his friends and translators to read his poems and discuss the outstanding contribution he’s made to Somali culture.

Oxford House
Derbyshire Street
London
E2 6HG