News

Policromia Poetry Festival June 13-16 2019

POLICROMIA: Poetry&Co.

Siena, Thursday June 13- Sunday June 16 2019

Policromia - Poetry & Co is a weekend of poetry that, for the second year in a row, will bring to Siena great Italian and international guests for a series of readings and music!  Numerous poets and translators will participate in the event, curated by poets Mairéad Byrne & Will Schutt.  The musicians of the Polifonici Senesi choir will also present a selection of madrigals exploring the connections between music and poetry. 

Presenters will include: 

  • Damiano Abeni, translator (Italy, US)
  • James Arthur, poet (US)
  • Mairéad Byrne, poet (US, Ireland)
  • Moira Egan, poet and translator  (Italy, US)
  • Caoilinn Hughes, poet and novelist (Ireland, New Zealand, Netherlands)
  • Massimo Schuster, puppeteer, actor, stage director, writer (Italy)
  • Will Schutt, poet and translator (US)
  • Mariagiorgia Ulbar, poet (Italy)
  • Dirceu Villa, poet and translator (Brazil)
  • Zatarra, rapper (Italy, France)

Sart life