Velestovo Poetry Night

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It was such an honour to be invited to read at the Velestovo Poetry Night in Macedonia – and to be included in the anthology of 11 Irish poets translated by Julijana Velichkovska and Vasilka Pemova.

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On Saturday night we read outdoors at beautiful Velestovo; here is me with Katerina Petreska who read the Macedonian translations:

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Many thanks to Culture Ireland for supporting the trip

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Our hosts, Julijana and Jovan, looked after us incredibly well, enabling some great discussions over long lunches and late dinners:

 

Many happy memories of my time in Velestovo, looking out over Lake Ohrid…

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