Adonis will be introduced by Khaled Mattawa (pictured above), Libyan American poet and translator of an award-winning selection of Adonis’ poetry published in 2010 by Yale University Press. The evening will include readings, in Arabic, by Adonis and, in English, by Khaled Mattawa.
You can now listen to this talk here.
STOP PRESS, JAN 16: Khaled Mattawa wins Saif Ghobash-Banipal Prize for his translation of Adonis poems. BUY YOUR COPY NOW!
A TRIBUTE TO ADONIS EXHIBITION CONTINUES UNTIL 30.03.12, TUES-SAT 11-6PM, FREE