Vandag is Boordensvol
Pablo Neruda in Afrikaans
Hallo … kan ek inloer?
Hallo … kan ek inloer? My naam
is Pablo Neruda, ek’s ‘n digter …
ek vra toestemming om by jou huis in te stap, sodat
jy my gedigte kan lees, sodat ons kan gesels.
| Pablo Neruda, winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1971, |
was a Chilean poet-diplomat and politician best known for his collection Twenty Love Poems and a Song of Despair.
Pablo Neruda’s poetry has been translated into Afrikaans and compiled
into De Waal Venter’s new book Vandag is boordensvol.
|De Waal Venter is a writer and translator working in English and |
Afrikaans. His book Vandag is boordensvol is a
translation of Neruda’s poetry into Afrikaans.
|This special event will include readings by Jose Domingos |
and Grethe Fox.