Events & Workshops

Featuring Xasan Daahir Ismaaciil ‘Weedhsame’

All Events featuring Xasan Daahir Ismaaciil ‘Weedhsame’

‘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
London - ‘Catastrophe’ London Launch with Daljit Nagra

London - ‘Catastrophe’ London Launch with Daljit Nagra

Part of: Catastrophe: Weedhsame Tour 2017

Poets Weedhsame and Daljit Nagra will be together in London, for the first time, reading the Poetry Translation Centre’s latest publication, ‘Catastrophe’. The evening will be opened by Dr. Martin Orwin, who will be introducing the poem to the audience. This will be followed by an English & Somali reading of ‘Catastrophe’.

Oxford House
Derbyshire St
Bethnal Green
E2 6HG
PTC Workshop: Translate Xasan Daahir Weedhsame with Martin Orwin.

PTC Workshop: Translate Xasan Daahir Weedhsame with Martin Orwin.

Xasan Daahir Weedhsame is widely regarded as one of the most promising young Somali poets of his generation.  We will be looking at his new poems with his long-term translator Martin Orwin.

The Poetry Translation Centre
2 Wardrobe Place
London
EC4V 5AH
Spoken, Not Stirred presents: Somali Poetry with Daljit Nagra

Spoken, Not Stirred presents: Somali Poetry with Daljit Nagra

Spoken, Not Stirred, a poetry open mic night in the east end of London and they are helping us fundraise for the publication of ‘Catastrophe’ a poem-poster by Somali-based poet, Weedhsame.

Studio 3 Arts
Galleons Community Centre,
Boundary Road
Barking
IG11 7JR