News about the XXI International Poetry Festival of Medellín

Press release

Homage to the spirit of Africa

Fifteen years since the foundation of the
International Poetry School of Medellín

The 21º International Poetry Festival of
Medellín: meeting of the antelope and the star

Articles by Invited Poets

Ars Poetics
By Jack Hirschman (USA), Ban’ya Natsuishi (Japan), Nikola Madzirov (Macedonia), Niillas Holmberg (Finland, Sami Nation), Philip Hammial (Australia).

Poetry: The Inseparable Companion of The Humanity
Ataol Behramoglu

The Revolution of Poetry
By Amir Or

How Poetry Can Act in the Defence of the Earth
By Ewok

Me and my Words
By Rati Saxena

Poetic Ars: How Poetry can Act in Defense of the Earth
Every hoarse voice in the choir
By Sigurbjörg Thrastardóttir

Werewere Liking
By Michelle Mielly

Pitika Ntuli, poet and sculptor

Renaissance Man: The Busy Life
of Iain "Ewok" Robinson

Interview with Derek Walcott
By Edward Hirsch

The Rapturous World of Words On Hadaa Sendoo’s poetry
By Rita Malhotra

Correspondence and dialogue with Rati Saxena

Emergency Poetry
By Sigurbjörg Þrastardóttir

Chiwoniso Maraire:"I literally feel like I am a vessel"

An Interview with Chris Abani
By Carlye Archibeque

Lebogang Mashile

The Xhosa musician Madosini Latozi Mpahleni

Paradise Lost: Cees Nooteboom takes on our jet-fueled millennium
By Jess Row

Ban’ya Matsuishi: Second Sight
By Richard Gilbert

World Meeting of International Poetry Festival Directors

Statement of the World Poetry Movement

Peace and reconstruction of the human spirit

Stupidity and Poetry
By Ban’ya Natsuishi

Changing a Life
By Bas Kwakman

On the connection between poetry and freedom
By Thomas Wohlfahrt

Última actualización: 04/07/2018