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further particulars on book covers

This is a first timer: the book cover of the recent poetry book verdere bijzonderheden (further particulars; Amsterdam: Uitgeverij Querido, 2017; design: Michaël Snitker) receives a mention in Volkskrant today; in a short collective review Erik van den Berg discusses the nature of old and recent book covers: Zoete kleuren […]

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Cover girl at Poëziekrant

The new december issue 6/2017 of the poetry magazine Poëziekrant features an interview with Rozalie Hirs by Johan de Boose on ways of writing, ideas on poetry, as well as the new book verdere bijzonderheden (Amsterdam: Uitgeverij Querido, 2017). The accompanying portrait photograph by Bianca Sistermans serves as the cover […]

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Poetry performance during Nieuwe Noten

On 10 December 2017 at 15:00 Nieuwe Noten, curated by Fie Schouten, presents the third concert of its opening season, featuring the musicians Fie Schouten (bass clarinet), Jelte Althuis (bass clarinet), Ryoko Imai (percussion), and Rie Wanatebe (percussion). Rozalie Hirs interlaces their music performances with readings from her brandnew poetry […]

Digital poetry news, news, Poetry news

Yes, the void!

On 27 November 2017 the Netherlands-based online contemporary arts and literature magazine Yes, the void! published a poem by Rozalie Hirs, selected from her brandnew poetry book verdere bijzonderheden (Amsterdam: Uitgeverij Querido, 2017). gerede hemelen reizen door een oneindig bewijs van gerede hemelen of onvolkomen heden aardediep uit haar spiegel […]

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Poem of the day at Laurens Jz. Coster

On 26 November 2017 the poem ‘je komt uit het niets’ is the featured poem of the day at Laurens Jz Coster. Enjoy! je komt uit het niets je komt uit het niets tevoorschijn noem het liefdesdaad ongelukje toevalstreffer zomaar zijnde voor zover het verschijnt in enkelvoud al wat je […]

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Essay by Joost Baars about gestamelde werken

An in-depth essay on gestamelde werken (work in stuttering) by Rozalie Hirs just appeared in Poëziekrant 7-8/12, Poëziecentrum, Ghent, Belgium. ‘Poëzie voor scheppende lezers: over gestamelde werken van Rozalie Hirs’ (‘Poetry for creative readers’) by Joost Baars discusses the reader as creator, easy versus difficult poetry, politics and religion in […]