Truth Prevails: Poetry Across Frontiers
Push The Boat Out: International Poetry Festival
Summerhall - Demonstration Room
Does the Czech motto, 'Truth Prevails', still apply in our post-truth era? How does poetry speak truth to power in such a polarised Europe? Czech and Scottish poets connected by Literature Across Frontiers discuss their perspectives. With Jitka Bret Srbová, Ondřej Lipari, Rob Mackenzie, Niall O'Gallagher, Alycia Pirmohamed and Jitka Stehlíková, chaired by Esa Aldegheri.