Category Archives: Festival

Beijing International Poetry Festival

Poetry readings, discussions, and translation workshops

Beijing International Poetry Festival

Poetry readings, discussions, and translation workshops

Qinghai Lake Int’l Poetry Festival

Qinghai Lake International Poetry Festival runs every two years. The 4th edition took place Aug 8-12, 2013.

Qinghai Lake Int’l Poetry Festival

Qinghai Lake International Poetry Festival runs every two years. The 4th edition took place Aug 8-12, 2013.

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,

New Poetry Festival in China

Yinchuan Hongpai International Poetry Festival A belated report… informal, to share with poets The festival took place in Sept 2011, organized by Wang Xiping (poet and journalist ) and sponsored by Zhang Shaohua (poet-businessman, both from Yinchuan, China) which was

New Poetry Festival in China

Yinchuan Hongpai International Poetry Festival A belated report… informal, to share with poets The festival took place in Sept 2011, organized by Wang Xiping (poet and journalist ) and sponsored by Zhang Shaohua (poet-businessman, both from Yinchuan, China) which was