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Celebrate Polish luminary Wislawa Szymborska - poet, essayist, translator, and recipient of the 1996 Nobel Prize for Literature. The 9th annual Nazim Hikmet Poetry Festival brings together poets, scholars, and poetry fans in the humanistic spirit of the internationally-renowned poet Nazim Hikmet Ran.

Event Schedule

1:00 p.m.  Welcoming Remarks
                  North Carolina Poetry Society (NCPS)
                  Annual Nazim Hikmet Poetry Competition

3:00 p.m.  Wislawa Syzmborska
                  Panel Discussion
                  Poetry Reading

4:30 p.m.  Poetry Spotlight - Erdag Goknar
                  Closing Remarks

Presented by American-Turkish Association of North Carolina.


Nazim Hikmet Poetry Festival