Launch of Drunken Boat’s Himalayan Arts Folio and Quaking Cantos: Nepal Earthquake Poems on Jan 1st
KATHMANDU - The launch of leading online American magazine Drunken Boat's Nepal edition Himalayan Arts Folio and international Himalayan poet Yuyutsu Sharma's Quaking Cantos: Nepal Earthquake Poems are scheduled for Jan 1st, 2017.
The Nepali edition of Drunken Boat series is edited and translated by poet, translator, writer, and a visiting poet at Columbia University Yuyutsu Sharma.
Also, Sharma's poetry collection Quaking Cantos: Nepal Earthquake Poems will be launched at the event. The program will be held at Nepal Tourism Board, Exhibition Road, Kathmandu at 3 p.m.
Quaking Cantos, in particular, is a response of the traveling poet to the devastation at home. On the other hand, Drunken Boat's Nepal edition features several Nepali poets and Himalayan arts.
Some of the poets and artists included in the folio will join to speak or read.