Presentations

PRESENTATIONS/PARTICIPATION

She has been invited for poetry reading in prestigious poetry festivals –

 

 

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Poetry Festival in Monza,-www.poesiapresente.it
Pagliarani, Matarrese and Saxena, poetry has no boundariesA full day dedicated to the contemporary poetry, last saturday.In the Binario 7 theatre was organize the CReO, an international symposium with discussions, readings, peformance and video-poetry.The day began at 10 in the morning with an alternation of examples of teaching poetry, especially at the local level, continued in the afternoon with a sigh more international and ended in the evening with “CReO international voice”.Intruduced by Dome Bulfaro, the evening began with an interview in video, realized by Luca paci and [A]live Poetry, to Elio Pagliarani (born in 1927), one of the poets who most shake up the world of italian contemporary poetry. And, for sure, he shakes up from video the souls of the people that was there saturday evening. A man who tells you about himself reading his poems, especially from the book “La ragazza Carla” (The young girl called Carla), an experimental poem became his masterpiece. But also when he reads “Can1913764_137661293908_4719461_nto d’amore” (Poem of love) or the poems dedicated to his favourite poet: Pier Paolo Pasolini. A man who could have known through his wrinkles, his grimaces, his house submerged in books.
The evening goes on with a reading by Eleonora Matarrese with music by Ryck Valli: a long poem called “Die Welt”, that the young poet (born in 1976, with origin from Puglia) read with music. A “memento mori” disquieting and powerful, made even more touching to the intensity of the music.
At the end, guest of honor of the evening, the indian poet Rati Saxena (in the picture), introduced and traduced by Federico Federici. Rati Saxena dressed an elegant black sari and she read her poems in the original language. Poems in hindi, that are music, placidity, levity, quiet. And life. Poems, traduced by Federico Federici, that are words of love and friendship. The love and the friendship that we can find in the small things, for example insects and objects. This joyful poetry from Rati Saxena made the international also the evening of CReO: “An important evening – said Dome Bulfaro –that draw, through the English language, a bridge between Italy, United Kingdom and India”. An important evening ad the end of an important day that made global the local reality.
The day of CReO was organized by Mille Gru cultural association curated by Eleonora Matarrese, in collaboration with the city of Monza, the Binario 7 theatre.
www.poesiapresente.it

 

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International House of Stravanger (Norway), 2010

Struga Poetry Evening (Macedonia) , 2010-news in local papers-

 

 

 

 

3. International House of Stravanger (Norway), 2010

 

 

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Mediterranean Festival (Rome), 2009-

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‘3rd hofleiner donauweiten poesiefestival 2010, Vienna ,

 

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. Struga Poetry Evening (Macedonia) , 2010

 

 

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the prestigious poetry festival in Medeliin (2011, and 2014)

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Siir festival, Denizli ( Turkey ) ( 2013)

 

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She is the only Indian participant in some imp poetry festivals like – Iran’s Fajr Poetry Festival ,2014

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with culture minister of Iran

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an international Eskisehir Poetry Festival.2014Turkey

 

China’s Moon Festival 2014

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Asia pacific poetry festival 2015 Hanoi , Vietnam.

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She has been invited to some American Universities also to talk about Vedic poetry and recite her own poetry like Mary Mount University in Loss angles and University of Seattle ( USA) , 2014

She is one of the three representatives from Asia for World Poetry Movement, which has 37 foundation members around the world. She is the only Indian whose poem has been chosen in popular book of china – 110 modern poems of the world.

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with JOy Harjaro

 

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SOME IMPORTANT PARTICIPATIONS IN INDIA-

 

    1. National Seminar for literature- Udaipur (Rajasthan) 21 June to 23 June 1997
    2. POETRY READING in ASMITA, Sahitya Akedemi Auditorium New Delhi-7 April, 1999
    3. International Seminar on Sanskrit theatre, Dr, Hari Sing Gowr University, SAGAR, 5.1.2000
    4. National Seminar for women, Govt. Arts and Science College, Calicut, 2,3, March, 2000
    5. Invited as a Special Guest by Bakshi Srijan peeth , Chattisgarh and presented poetry in different cities of Chattisgarh State, April 4 to April 10
    6. Poet – Translator Meet, Sahitya Akedemi, Bombay, 20 October.2001
    7. Meet the Author, Book Fair, Rajasthan Patrika, Jaipur, Jan.2002.
    8. Poetry Reading in Asan Memorial Celebrations, Thiruvananthapuram , April 2003
    9. All India Radio, Rajkot January 2003.
    10. National Seminar in Hindi, Stree Vimarsh avam hindi natak vikas yatra, Dept. of Hindi, Payyanur college, PAYYANUR-Feburary-2004
    11. National Seminar, Krishna Cult in North India, Sahitya Acedemy. Payyanur, Feb-2004
    12. LOK me PRATIRODH. Shre Ramanand Saraswati Pustkalaya, jokhara Azam Garh, 13-15 March, 2004.
    13. International seminar on Mahabharat, Sahitya Acedemy, New Delhi-2004
    14. Seminar for translation, Sahitya Acedemy, New Delhi-2004
    15. National seminar on Translation and Resistance organized by The culture institute of Indian language, Mysore and Samyukta -2004
    16. National seminar on Vedas and inter disciplinary studies organized by Kadavallur Anyonya parishath november.15 to 25 –2004
    17. National seminar by Bodheswaran Foundation on Tradition and Modernity in Hindi literature related to the freedom struggle. on December –11 –2004.
    18. . National seminar on Vedas and inter disciplinary studies organized by Kadavallur Anyonya parishath november.15 to 25 –2004
    19. National seminar for folk literature- Sahitya Academy and Ramnika foundation, Ranchi Bihar- 2005-March. ( paper on folk elimants in Vedas)
    20. 3- days lectures in Sree Sankaracharya University , Kaledy Kerala Feb. 2006-
    21. Ayurveda in Atharvaveda- paper presented at Sree Sankaracharya University Kalady, march-2006
    22. Poetry presentation in Kavyabharati, Kerala Sahitya Akedemy and Kerlra Sahitya Academy –April 2006
    23. Lecture on functional Hindi—MARATHAANASIUS COLLEGE , KOTHAMANGALAM , KERALA – on 22.01.2007
    24. National seminar on Vedas and inter disciplinary studies organized by Kadavallur Anyonya parishath November.15 to 25-2006
    25. Kavita Utsav-2, J & K Acedemy of Art, Culture and language. – Gust of honor
    26. Translation in Practice. Malayalam Department, National seminar, SSUE, Kaledy On 2.Feb.2007
    27. Rereading of Vedas- Sree Neelakanta Govt. Sanskrit College of Pattambi- Kerala,     8 Feb. 2007.
    28. Central Institute Of Hindi, Mysore centre, Ministry of Human resource Devolopment Govt. of India March 8-9, 2007-03-23
    29. Aesthetics of Translation, Sree sankaracharya University, Kalady. Centre for         comparative Literature, National seminar on Comparative Literature a: current trends. 20-2 March 2007
    30. Religion Marketing – National Seminar in dept of Philosophy in Sree sankaracharya University, Kalady.
    31. Sahitya Akedemi, Ludhiana Punjab,
    32. Kendriya Hindi Sansthan, Mysore, , Bhasha prodhyogiki ke vibhinn Ayam Feb 25-26 2010
    33. Poetry reading at Hydrabad literary festival –Jan,2014,
    34. Goa Literary Festival – Nov – 2014

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      Governor of Goa is releasing book of Rati Saxena