30 Years of Poetry International

Poetry International 2017 poster (©poetryinternational.org)

Radio Netherlands recorded the programming of Rotterdam’s Poetry International Festival from its beginning in 1970. A wide variety of international poets are heard reading their own work, including Nobel Prize winners like Joseph Brodsky, Wole Soyinka, and Seamus Heaney.

Produced and Presented by David Swatling

Broadcast June 2000