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İlkyaz’s new works are now live and can be found below and throughout the postings on the English homepage! As İlkyaz, we work to introduce three young writers every month. We translate these works, which are be made up of a short stories or poems, into English and endeavour to introduce them to readers outside of …

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“I can conceıve of no better servıce… than boldly exposıng the weakness, lıabılıtıes and ınfınıte corruptıons of democracy.” By Maria Popova   “Progress is never permanent, will always be threatened, must be redoubled, restated and reimagined if it is to survive,” Zadie Smith wrote in her spectacular essay on optimism and despair. The illusion of permanent progress …

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FRÜHLING / SPRING PRODUCTION Together with eyecatchproductions we recently finished the production of “Frühling” (Spring/Printemps), the newest animated short directed by Moritz Mayerhofer. The film is currently traveling the festival circuit. SYNOPSIS After a long winter a bee is looking for spring. Based on the classic poem “It is Spring” by Eduard Moerike (1829), musically interpreted by …

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By Stephen Greenblatt NEW YORKER May 7, 2020   Shakespeare lived his entire life in the shadow of bubonic plague. On April 26, 1564, in the parish register of Holy Trinity Church, in Stratford-upon-Avon, the vicar, John Bretchgirdle, recorded the baptism of one “Gulielmus filius Johannes Shakspere.” A few months later, in the same register, the …

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Julio Cortazar, an Argentinian writer mainly known for his novels and short stories, was also a terrific poet. Enjoy this film of his poem “Para Leer en la Forma Interrogativa”. Full text of the poem below as well as a translation. Recited by Carlos R Baron Directed by Mike Gioia Cinematography by Nate Brice Coloring …

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Human Condition (USA 2011) by Rich Ferguson – State of California Beat Poet Laureate (2020-2022) Uplifting music video which details the joys and sorrows of this world. There has to be more to life than just survival. #zebrapoetryfilm #stayathome #stayhealthy #watchfilms #kanalfuerpoesie   Source: ZebraPoetryFilmFestival

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İlkyaz’s new works are now live and can be found below and throughout the postings on the English homepage! As İlkyaz, we work to introduce three young writers every month. We translate these works, which are be made up of a short stories or poems, into English and endeavour to introduce them to readers outside of …

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