Seven overseas poets presented

National Desk, Rashedul Islam Biplob , Staff Reporter: Dhaka Office: Seven overseas poets presented, ‘Dhaka International Poets Summit 2018’ honoured seven foreign poets at a occasion held at Experimental Theater Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy, Segun Bagicha within the capital on Wednesday. Poet Agnes Meadows from UK, poet TendoTaijin from Japan, poet Joyce Ashuntantang from USA, Egypt’s poet Ibrahim Elmasri, Taiwan’s poet Miao-yi Tu and Colombia’s poet Mario Mathor have been offered with ‘Kathak Literary Award 2018’ for his or her outstanding contribution within the literary global.

The different important poets from Bangladesh Aminur Rahman, Asad Chowdhury, Hayat Saif, Mohammad Nurul Huda, Habibullah Sirajee and Jahidul Huq attended the summit.

State Minister Shahriar Alam changed into present as the chief visitor on the event.

He thanked for taking this kind of large initiative in our united states and thanked the foreign poets for his or her pursuits in Bangladesh.
Hosted by means of Kathak, Bangladesh-Poetry Initiative, consecutively 4th time arranged this event is focused on getting poets and poetry lovers collectively to define course for the bilateral improvement and propagation of the poetic arts in Bangladesh and other countries of the arena.

The objective is to keep this summit and its agenda, as an average for presenting the best dialogues, putting and area for discussions centering in the various techniques for growing poetry.

Three books have been additionally released at the event. These encompass – ‘Dhaka Anthology of World Poetry 2018’ translated and edited with the aid of poet Aminur Rahman and ‘Bishho Shera Samakaleen Sath Kabir Kabita’ edited by means of Poet Aminur Rahaman and Bilkis Mansoor.

The environment have become melodious and rhythmic with spectacular recitation by means of the invited poets.


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