News and Events
MPT at Ledbury Poetry Festival – 8 July 2021
15th June 2021
Join Modern Poetry in Translation’s editor Clare Pollard to celebrate the launch of MPT’s summer issue ‘If No One Names Us: Focus on Mexico’.
Unreal Worlds (?)
14th September 2021
On real life and real art, between Romania and the UK – by Sam Riviere, one of Modern Poetry in Translation’s 2021 Writers in Residence
Pure Love at Sea-Side Bathing
21st June 2021
A short verse play by Cyprian Norwid – translated and introduced by Adam Czerniawski
You Mess Around in My Chaos
19th August 2021
Belinda Cooke reviews Night Truck Driver by Marcin Świetlicki, translated by Elżbieta Wójcik-Leese, Zephyr Press, 2020
The Power of Song
20th July 2021
Amlanjyoti Goswami reviews Homeland: Eighteen Bitter Songs by Yannis Ritsos, translated by David Harsent, Rack Press, 2021
Translating Towards the Light
11th June 2021
Joanna Lee reviews PA-LIWANAG (To the Light), edited by Gantala Press, Tilted Axis, 2020.
Living in the In-Between
11th May 2021
Jennifer Langer reviews Café by Wren’s St James-in-the Fields, Lunchtime / Kawiarnia przy St James’s Wrena w porze lunchu, by Anna Blasiak (poetry) and Lisa Kalloo (photography).
What a Piece of Work is Man
20th April 2021
Belinda Cooke reviews El Bosque de Birnam / Birnam Wood by José Manuel Cardona, translated by Hélène Cardona, Salmon Poetry, 2019.