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Poets of the 53rd Poetry International Festival
August 16, 2023

Enjoy the finest poems from the 53rd Poetry International Festival. We have added lots of festival poems to our online collection, with the audio and sometimes video of the poets reciting at the festival. Read, listen and watch your favorite discoveries in the original language and in Dutch and English translations. This tour takes you through the video readings of Claudia Rankine, Justin Perez, Signe Gjessing, Porsha Olayiwola, Ada Limón, Danae Sioziou and all the other poets of the 53rd Poetry International Festival. The beautiful poet portraits were taken by photographer Gert Jan Pos!

Photo: Danae Sioziou during the festival opening program © Rosa Quist

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