Category Archives: poetry

Poetry, art and hope: poet Prankur Chaturvedi on interesting encounters, inspiring stories and the vibe of performing

There are so many art forms which make you feel alive. But poetry, as an art form has always been special. Poetry is considered as the crown of literature and being poetic is more a condition than a profession. Poets, the ever-dramatic, most romantic and not much realistic, play with words and make beautiful verses

Continue reading Poetry, art and hope: poet Prankur Chaturvedi on interesting encounters, inspiring stories and the vibe of performing

“Saala Anti National Element” is my Answer to all the Trolls and their Guardians, says Prankur Chaturvedi

The video of a Poem titled  “Saala Anti-National Element”, which is written and recited by Prankur Chaturvedi has created a lot of buzz on social media and the Poet is really happy with the response.

The Lawyer turned Writer/Poet spoke to ArtsCulture about the Poetry Video and his upcoming projects.

Continue reading “Saala Anti National Element” is my Answer to all the Trolls and their Guardians, says Prankur Chaturvedi

Translation of engaging poetic short stories published by Plymouth Uni up for prize

Lines Poems Poetry, by Mircea Ivanescu,
Lines Poems Poetry by Mircea Ivanescu up for Corneiliu M Popescue Prize

A publishing project which is translating the 20 most culturally important works of writing in Romania into English has been recognised by a prestigious international literary festival.

Continue reading Translation of engaging poetic short stories published by Plymouth Uni up for prize

Skylines Festival Day at the CCANW, plus the curator’s talk

The Skylines Festival Day takes place today (June 20) at the CCANW and Haldon Forest, near Exeter, with all kinds of events for all the family – including the chance to explore a primitive hut (Pictured). We have Curator’s Talk Elizabeth-Jane Burnett, the poet behind the event, curators talk from the opening of the exhibitioni. And check out her explanation how it all got started along with a description of some of the events

Continue reading Skylines Festival Day at the CCANW, plus the curator’s talk

From laser poetry to a primitive hut. Skylines, the Ecopoetics exhibition at the CCANW

Skylines, the Ecopoetics exhibition, with its festival day on June 20, has all kinds of inventive ways to engage with language and landscape. The exhibition is taking place at the CCANW, at Haldon Forest until June 28. Elizabeth-Jane Burnett, the poet behind the event, explains how it all got started

The idea for Skylines came about during visits to CCANW stretching back to 2006 when it first opened, and really through years of personal engagement with the area – my grandparents lived in Ide, and I grew up near Crediton.

Continue reading From laser poetry to a primitive hut. Skylines, the Ecopoetics exhibition at the CCANW