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Podcast <p>Listen to ‘Letter’ by Azita Ghahreman from Iran. The poem was translated from Farsi by poet Maura Dooley and BAFTA nominated producer and programmer Elhum Shakerifar. Enjoy the recital of this poem here.</p>

Letter by Azita Ghahreman

12th July

Listen to ‘Letter’ by Azita Ghahreman from Iran. The poem was translated from Farsi by poet Maura Dooley and BAFTA nominated producer and programmer Elhum Shakerifar. Enjoy the recital of this poem here.

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Watch Videos of our Georgian Poets Tour

7th July

Watch three short videos from the Georgian Poet Tour featuring, Salome Benidze and Diana Anphimiadi, their poet-translators, the English poets Helen Mort and Jean Sprackland alongside the PTC’s Georgian translator Natalia Bukia-Peters.

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