Irán: las mil vidas quebradas del poeta

  MÉXICO D.F (apro).- La vida de Mohsen Emadi condensa todas las contradicciones de Irán: Marx y el Islam; la sensualidad de los cantos orales y las rimas revolucionarias del monte, el nacionalismo y la oposición encarcelada. Huésped de la Casa Refugio Citlaltépetl, asociación civil que hospeda en México a …

The Same Gate: A Poetic Exchange

May 3rd – May 8th 2013 seventeen poets and writers from the U.S., Syria, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Turkey, and Iran arrived in Konya, in central Turkey, to participate in The Same Gate conference, centered around the life and work of celebrated 13th century poet Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi, a central poet …

Mohsen Emadi: Report from the Besieged City

The translation of the interview with Mohsen Emadi published in Slovak newspapers SME on 2 February 2012. What is the project “Report from the Besieged City about?” The title “Report from the besieged city” comes from a poem by Zbigniew Herbert, the great Polish poet. This poem describes the nature …