Poem by Seamus Heaney
Video by Raw Nerve Productions, “Produced for an interactive tourist guide for Derry City Council”
A video poem on the perils of video! The poem and narration are by Chris Woods; the film is by Charlotte Caetano. Yet another fine production from Comma Film. (This appears to be a revised version; the original video is here.)
Honduran poet Rigoberto Paredes reads at the 15th International Poetry Festival at Medellin. Here’s the text of the poem, together with a translation.
|Elogio de la gordura
Loada sea la gordura, su grasa
|Elegy to Obesity
Blessed be obesity, its grease