On their way to the 52nd Poetry International Festival, programmers Jan Baeke, Fleur Jeras and Dean Bowen sit at the big conference table visualizing their festival plans. About themes, programs and poets of the 52nd Poetry International Festival, from 10 - 12 June 2022 in LantarenVenster and Verhalenhuis Belvédère on Rotterdam's Kop van Zuid and Katendrecht.
In this second installment, programmer Fleur Jeras takes the lead, reviewing the many female poets performing this festival and zooming in on The Female Gaze showcasing their poetry. She reads a moving poem by festival poet Sara Uribe (Mexico), translated by Lisa Thunnissen.
Interview: Jan Baeke, Fleur Jeras, Dean Bowen. Recording and editing: Jan Willem van Hemert. Intro and leaders: Artvark Saxophone Quarted. Intro: fleur Jeras.
This is the second podcast in a series of 3 about the Poetry International Festival 2022.