14 February at 7pm at the Cork Arts Theatre.
Reading with Julian Talamantez Brolaski.
Admission: €6 (€5 concs.) Tickets available at the door.
Triin Soomets was born in Tallinn, Estonia
in 1969. She graduated as a philologist from
Tartu University in 1994. Since 1991 she
has published nine collections of poetry and
has won many of Estonia’s leading poetry
prizes including the Ivar Ivask Memorial
Prize and Juhan Liiv annual prize of poetry
(twice). Her poems have been translated
into over twenty languages.
“Triin Soomets is one of
the most remarkable poets
psychological, melodious andhighly enhancing
has a slight, but haunting metaphysical touch.”
– Doris Kareva
More about the author:
Poem by Soomets in Kritya Poetry Journal
Poem by Soomets in Estonian Literary Magazine (online)
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