Monday, May 05, 2014

Poetry Reading in StAnza 2014

Poetry Reading in Stanza festival ( 5 - 9 March 2014)  at St Andrews  Scotland on 7th March 2014. 

StAnza 2014 

Readings / Translated Poets
Border Crossings
Reading: Martin Bates, Mohan Rana
This event took place on Fri 07 March
The Town Hall, Queens Gardens – Supper Room
Mohan Rana  reading poems                          

Mohan Rana is the author of seven Hindi poetry collections which have been widely translated, notably in the bilingual chapbook 'Poems', which was released by Poetry Translation Centre London in 2011. Originally from Delhi in India, he has settled in Bath. He will be joined by another much travelled poet, East-Lothian-based poet Martin Bates, whose 2006 pamphlet ‘Exploding Cicadas’ (White Adder) was shortlisted for the Callum Macdonald Memorial Award. Traveling widely as an EFL teacher, Bates edited the anthology ‘Poetry as a Foreign Language’ (White Adder) in 1999.
This event is supported by the United States Embassy, London

रेत का पुल/ RET KA PUL

Mohan Rana's poetry is always tuned to sounds from near and afar. At the same time it captures in its images the essence of close and ...