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News: Podcast: Agnès Agboton, Astrid Alben, Lawrence Schimel and Clare Pollard – From MPT Clean Hands: Focus on the Pandemic in Europe

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This podcast accompanies the spring 2021 MPT: Clean Hands: Focus on the Pandemic in Europe. This focus section includes a poems from the StAnza ‘Windowswap’ project – pairing up poets to share photos of the views from their windows and then respond in poetry form to their partner’s view. In this podcast Clare Pollard spoke to one of these poet pairs – Astrid Alben and Agnès Agboton, with translator Lawrence Schimel. Tune in for a discussion of poetry, the pandemic and writing through lockdown.

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Feature: Living in the In-Between

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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).

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News: MPT at StAnza Online

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Breakfast at the Poetry Café: Translation Sunday 14th March, 10:00 – 11:00StAnza OnlineFREE We are delighted to be a part of StAnza Online on 14th March, for ‘Breakfast at the Poetry Café: Translation’, hosted by StAnza and in partnership with the Czech Literary Centre. Tune in for poets and translators working from a variety of Slavic languages, including Sasha Dugdale, who works […]

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Feature: On the Move

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Charlotte Wetton reviews Paris Notebook by Tereza Riedlbauchová, translated by Stephan Delbos, The Visible Spectrum, 2020.

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