诗歌非洲2019

2019年10月7日至12日,诗人参加南非德班的2019年非洲诗歌于2019年9月18日宣布

非洲诗歌,,,,organised by the University of KwaZulu-Natal’s Centre for Creative Arts, is an international poetry festival held annually in Durban, South Africa since 1996. It has hosted some of the biggest names in poetry in Africa and around the world like Gcina Mhlophe, Lebo Mashile, Bassey Ikpi, Ngwatilo Mawiyoo, Koleka Putuma, Maya Wegerif, TJ Dema, and a host of others.

2019年版将主要在伊丽莎白·斯内登剧院(Elizabeth Sneddon Theatre)举行,将在校园和学校探访,诗歌交流,书籍发布和晚间表演中与诗人进行互动和互动。节日再次包括广受欢迎的德班大满贯比赛,开放式麦克风会议和蝙蝠中心的节日大结局。

“庆祝多样性,音乐节包括来自埃及,美国,西班牙,乌克兰,毛里求斯和尼日利亚的当地南非和国际诗人,” CCA的Siphindile Hlongwa策展人说。“今年,我们继续庆祝女子诗人,并将我们的注意力集中在热情的女性诗歌上,这些声音利用其艺术来减轻继续困扰该国的基于性别的虐待和暴力。’’’’

节日的阵容中有16名诗人。They include Haitian-born, Brooklyn-raised storyteller Joel Francois, Nadra Mabrouk, Efe Paul Azino, Titilope Sonuga, Tobi Abiodun, Bash’ Amuneni, Luleka Mhlanzi, Busiswe Mahlangu, Shashi Simelane, Muriel Mokgathi-Mvubu known by the pen name MoAfrika ‘a Mokgathi, and South African poet laureate Mongane Wally Serote.

可以在网站上查看非洲诗歌的完整节目http://poetryafrica.ukzn.ac.za/