Aurélia Lassaque is a poet in French and Occitan. She is interested in the relationship between poetry and the visual arts and has worked with a number of artists. In 2010 she was artistic director of the Festival of European and Mediterranean Minority Literatures. She is this year's Poet in Residence at StAnza 2017.
StAnza 2017 St Andrews, Fife
1–5 March 2017
Aurélia Lassaque performs at StAnza, the annual poetry festival in Fife, as part of the dedicated translated language focus – La Nouvelle Alliance
For more information: www.stanzapoetry.org/festival/poets-artists/lassaque
To buy tickets: www.byretheatre.com 01334 475000
Five O’Clock Verses
17:00, Fri 3 March 2017
Parliament Hall. South Street, St Andrews, Fife, KY16 9JU
A poetry reading crossing language boundaries and artforms, with Aurélia Lassaque and Sasha Dugdale,
13:00, Saturday 4 March 2017
The Council Chamber, St Andrews Town Hall, Queen's Gardens, St Andrews KY16 9TA
Aurélia Lassaque and Michel Cassir present a multilingual performance devised during the week of StAnza 2017. Poetry doesn't come fresher than this!
Breakfast at the Poetry Café: Across Language
10:00, Sun 5 March,
Studio Theatre, The Byre Theatre, Abbey St, St Andrews, Fife KY16 9LA
Aurélia Lassaque, Jacques Darras, Jean Portante and Zoë Skoulding
Ease into the daywith coffee and pastries, while a group of the festival’s poets and translators discuss the challenges but also the opportunities that come with the translation of poetry.