Category Archives: Exchange Program

China-Slovenia Exchange Program

Brane Mozetic at the Slovenian Literature Center sent three poets to China in early August 2013. It was arranged when I (MZ)  met him two years ago at Nicaragua Poetry Festival. I went to Beijing on Aug 3rd and joined

China-Slovenia Exchange Program

Brane Mozetic at the Slovenian Literature Center sent three poets to China in early August 2013. It was arranged when I (MZ)  met him two years ago at Nicaragua Poetry Festival. I went to Beijing on Aug 3rd and joined

Beijing Poetry Festival & Croatian-Chinese Poets Exchange Program

Most of the contemporary poets in China (including myself) grew up in the Cultural Revolution (1966-1976) with RED (revolutionary) songs. There were very few movies in the whole country except those based on The Eight Revolutionary Model Plays and a few movies “imported” from the former communist countries such as Albania, Romania, and former Yugoslavia, which were a huge impact on us especially the theme songs –we practically grew up with those foreign movies and songs,

Beijing Poetry Festival & Croatian-Chinese Poets Exchange Program

Most of the contemporary poets in China (including myself) grew up in the Cultural Revolution (1966-1976) with RED (revolutionary) songs. There were very few movies in the whole country except those based on The Eight Revolutionary Model Plays and a few movies “imported” from the former communist countries such as Albania, Romania, and former Yugoslavia, which were a huge impact on us especially the theme songs –we practically grew up with those foreign movies and songs,

Croatian Poets Visiting China

Croatia-China Exchange Program 2011-2012 Initiated by poets Tomica Bajsic and Mindy Zhang, organized by Croatian Writers Society and PEW, sponsored by the Croatian Ministry of Culture, Beijing Poetry Institute and Poetry Reading Quarterly in China 2011 Program: Ivan Herceg and

Croatian Poets Visiting China

Croatia-China Exchange Program 2011-2012 Initiated by poets Tomica Bajsic and Mindy Zhang, organized by Croatian Writers Society and PEW, sponsored by the Croatian Ministry of Culture, Beijing Poetry Institute and Poetry Reading Quarterly in China 2011 Program: Ivan Herceg and