Archive for November, 2005

Visible Verse 2005 Film Festival

Two of our short films, Tomorrow and Night, based respectively on the poetry of Abbas Saffari and Majid Naficy, screen at the Visible Verse 2005 Film Festival at Pacific Cinematheque in Vancouver, B.C.
7:30 pm, 1131 Howe Street, Vancouver

ALTA/LTAC Conference in Montreal

*Niloufar named an ALTA 2005 Fellow*
I moderate a panel on creating contemporary translations of Iranian poetry, and participate in a panel on editing anthologies at the 2005 American Literary Translator’s Association’s annual conference, as well as screen Paper Boats and do a reading of my translations of Shahrouz Rashid’s poetry.

November 2-5, Hotel Omni Mont-Royal, Montreal, Canada.