Barcelona Poesía 2012
The 28th edition of the Barcelona Poetry Festival kicks off this month with an enticing programme of events.
Over the course of 10 days, the city will be full of activities such as workshops, poetry readings, seminars, jazz sessions, a poetry marathon, Barcelona's second National Poetry Slam Championship, the children's Poem Express and the Jocs Florals Poetry Prize taking place in libraries, museums, theaters, book stores and other emblematic buildings.
Among this year's guests (poets, artists, singers, and actors) are Maria del Mar Bonet, Mònica van Campen, Tom Carr, Narcís Comadira, Josefa Contijoch, Josep Maria Fonalleras, Pere Gimferrer, Carles Hac Mor, Joan La Barbara, Joan Margarit, Biel Mesquida, Francesc Orella, Perejaume, Albert Pla, Carme Riera, Rosa Maria Sardà , Mark Strand, and many more.
More information can be found here.