Ninth Annual Nâzım Hikmet Poetry Festival

Honoring Polish Luminary Wisława Szymborska

 

 


1:00 PM

Welcoming Remarks

 

 

North Carolina Poetry Society (NCPS)

Bonnie Korta - Winner of the 2017 Poet Laureate Award

 

 

Annual Nâzım Hikmet Poetry Competition

Honorable Mentions

Elizabeth Gargano
Terry Savoie
Matthew Wimberley

Final Winners

Threa Almontaser
Kirun Kapur
Chelsea Krieg
Victoria Reynolds
Kyle Rosko

 

 

Break

 

 

3:00 PM

Wisława Szymborska

Presentation:

Jan Teller

Panelists:

Joseph Donahue

Renata Lader 

Grazyna Obrapalska

Jan Teller

Poetry Readings in Polish and English

 

 

Music   Anatoly Larkin – Piano

 

 

 

4:30 PM

Poetry Spotlight – Invited Poet

Erdağ Göknar  Reading from his latest book NOMADOLOGIES

 

 

Closing Remarks

 

 

Reception

 Detailed Program

 

 
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