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A ghazal by Hafez.
John Beer (participant in Wave’s 3 Days of Poetry: Poetry in Translation) reads a translation of “Lucinda” at the 2009 Chicago Printer’s Ball.
Brigitte Fontaine performs “Tanka II”
Lawrence Pettener reads in English and Gaeilge Eireannach (Irish) at Arnolfini, Bristol, England 7th Sept 2008.
Fragments-20 for soprano and ensemble on a poem of 3 Days of Poetry: Poetry in Translation participant Alissa Valles, commissioned by soprano Charlotte Riedijk and the Valerius Ensemble.
Jonathan Way, Alejandro de Acosta, and Joshua Beckman read poems from Micrograms in Japanese, Spanish, and English.
Sarah Valentine reads Gennady Aygi at 3 Days of Poetry: Poetry in Translation
Graham Foust and Samuel Frederick read from their translation of Ernst Meister at 3 Days of Poetry: Poetry in Translation
Deborah Woodard & Giuseppe Leporace read (in Italian and English) from “The Dragonfly”, at 3 Days of Poetry: Poetry in Translation this past weekend.