Poetry

‘How far away love is’: 3 poems from one family of Czech poets

‘How far away love is’: 3 poems from one family of Czech poets

‘Warmth shifts moods’: 2 soothing Serbian poems on loss and longing for the chilly days ahead

‘Warmth shifts moods’: 2 soothing Serbian poems on loss and longing for the chilly days ahead

100 poets from around the world join to write collective lockdown poem

100 poets from around the world join to write collective lockdown poem

4 summer poems to make you feel free 

4 summer poems to make you feel free 

After civil war and economic chaos, Tajikistan’s young innovators are rebuilding their cultural legacy

After civil war and economic chaos, Tajikistan’s young innovators are rebuilding their cultural legacy

Blurred lines: Russian literature and cultural diversity in Ukraine

Blurred lines: Russian literature and cultural diversity in Ukraine

Bold and intimate: 2 poems by queer and feminist Russian poets

Bold and intimate: 2 poems by queer and feminist Russian poets

Call of the wild: highlights from the Archstoyanie Festival

Call of the wild: highlights from the Archstoyanie Festival

Celebrated Babi Yar poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko dies

Celebrated Babi Yar poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko dies

Cultural twists: literary references in Ulyukayev's last words explained

Cultural twists: literary references in Ulyukayev’s last words explained

Dynamic, reflective, provocative: 6 poems to discover contemporary Czech poetry

Dynamic, reflective, provocative: 6 poems to discover contemporary Czech poetry

Feminist poetry, migration tales and satire: the 10 best Eastern European books of 2020

Feminist poetry, migration tales and satire: the 10 best Eastern European books of 2020

Her Word: fresh and entrancing Romanian video-poems by four women writers

Her Word: fresh and entrancing Romanian video-poems by four women writers

How one Bulgarian writer created a global mail order community of radical artists

How one Bulgarian writer created a global mail order community of radical artists

Journey back in time with these whimsical children’s poetry books from the Soviet Union

Journey back in time with these whimsical children’s poetry books from the Soviet Union

Moscow to celebrate avant-garde poet Vladimir Mayakovsky

Moscow to celebrate avant-garde poet Vladimir Mayakovsky

Multiple voices: Latvia's Russophone poets embrace the power of difference

Multiple voices: Latvia’s Russophone poets embrace the power of difference

Our 10 favourite books of 2019 will change how you see the world

Our 10 favourite books of 2019 will change how you see the world