Amorpha Youth Foundation and Mapache Café & Bakery together with Paragraff 22 Bookshop and DA Poetry Publishing House present:
COLOMBIAN LITERATURE: Poet Armando Romero in Colombian and Latin American literary and cultural traditions.
We will be presenting selected poems from his newly translated poetry collection ‘El poeta de vidrio’ – a bilingual edition in Bulgarian and Spanish. The reading will be accompanied by a presentation and discussion by members of the local Colombian diaspora.
Date: 22 June 2017, Thursday
Time: 19:00 h / 1h 20min
Venue: Mapache Café & Bakery – 2 Ilarion Makariopolski Str. / Varna, Bulgaria
The event will take place in Bulgarian and Spanish.
Fundación Juventud Amorpha, Mapache Café Repostería, Paragraff 22 Librería y Editorial de Poesía DA presenta:
LITERATURA COLOMBIANA: Armando Romero – El poeta de vidrio.
Hablantes: Carolina Bolivar (Colombia), Paola Cuervo (Colombia), Maria Bozurova (Paragraff 22 Librería, Bulgaria)
Idiomas: Búlgaro, Español
Lugar: Mapache Café y Repostería – Calle Ilarion Makariopolski #2 / Varna, Bulgaria
Fecha: Jueves, 22.06.2017
Hora / duración: 19:00 h / 1 h 20 min
⤳ A talk about Colombian literature and Romero’s place in Colombia’s literary tradition with a focus on Nadaism, an avanguard literary trend. Hosted by Carolina Bolivar (Colombia) and Paola Cuervo (Colombia) from the local foreign diaspora. Reading of selected poems from the collection in Spanish.
⤳ Presentation of Romero’s newly published bilingual poetry collection by Maria Bozurova, owner of Paragraff 22 Bookshop (Bulgaria). Reading of selected poems from the collection in Bulgarian.
The bilingual collection ‘El poeta de vidrio’ (‘The Poet of Glass’) – selected poetry by Colombian poet Armando Romero translated by Irene Ivancheva and Kiril Merjanski is issued by Publishing Poetry House DA (YES).