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Dcéra jej zomrela od hladu, manželstvo stálo život aj ju...

2. october 2019, 12:20

Osudové ženy:

Marina Cvetajevová

rozhlas.cz

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Congratulations to the poetess Rita Dove!

28. august 2019, 00:00

"Don't be so fast,

you're all you've got."

Rita Dove (August 28, 1952)

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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

27. august 2019, 00:01

„Auch aus Steinen,

die einem in den Weg gelegt werden, kann man Schönes bauen."

– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

(August 28, 1749 – March 22, 1832)

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Remembering the Slovak poetess Maša Haľamová

26. august 2019, 00:01

Maša Haľamová

(August 28, 1908 – July 17, 1995).

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Sherley Anne Williams

24. august 2019, 01:00

"I think writing is really a process of communication. It's the sense of being in contact with people who are part of a particular audience that really makes a difference to me in writing."

Sherley Anne Williams

(August 25, 1944 – July 4, 1999)

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Jorge Luis Borges

23. august 2019, 00:00

"Every word has its consequences,

every silence, too."

Jorge Luis Borges

(August 24, 1899 – June 14, 1986)

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Dorothy Parker

20. august 2019, 00:00

The first thing I do in the morning is brush my teeth and sharpen my tongue.

Dorothy Parker

(August 22, 1893 – June 7, 1967)

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Ted Hughes

17. august 2019, 00:00

Today let us remember the poet Ted Hughes

(August 17, 1930 – October 28, 1998). His poetic work From the Life and Songs of the Crow was translated into Slovak by

Martin Solotruk.

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Sara Teasdale

8. august 2019, 00:00

"I make the most

of all that comes

and the least

of all that goes."

– Sara Teasdale

(August 8, 1884 – January 29, 1933)

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Alfred Tennyson

6. august 2019, 00:00

"Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all." These days we are remembering the life and work of Alfred Tennyson (August 6, 1809 – October 8, 1892), author of the poem The Lady of Shalott about a woman (Elaine of Astolat) who was cursed to weave all days by seeing the outside world only as a reflection in the mirror... You can read the whole poem at ebooks.adelaide.edu.au

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Shelley - Prometheus Unbound

4. august 2019, 00:00

Remembering the Romantic poet Percy Bysshe Shelley (August 4, 1792 – July 8, 1822)

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Spomíname na amerického básnika Johna Ashberyho (1927–2017)

28. july 2019, 00:00

V slovenskom preklade Martina Solotruka vyšiel výber z jeho básní Vlna (Drewo a srd, 2000).

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Sappho or the Genius in Poetry

27. july 2019, 00:04

An exciting article on the Greek lyrical poetess that Plato called the "tenth muse"...

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Remembering Anton Popovič

27. july 2019, 00:00

Today we commemorate the 86th anniversary of the birth of a significant internationally acknowledged Slovak literary historian and theoretician – Anton Popovič

(July 27, 1933 – June 24, 1984), who founded the so-called Translatological School of Nitra and defended the social function of translation as one of the principal means of intercultural communication.

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Hidden poetry

24. july 2019, 12:39

Zeb-un-Nissa (1638 – 1702) was a talented Persian poetess writing under the pseudonym "Makhfi", which means hidden. As an author, she remained invisible for a long time, because her father wasn't fond of poetry...

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Remembering the 91st anniversary of the birth of Miroslav Válek (July 17, 1927 – January 27, 1991)

17. july 2019, 00:00

... one of the biggest spiritual fathers of the Slovak poetry revolution of the 60s.

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Ján Vilikovský (July 13, 1937)

13. july 2019, 00:00

... a founding personality of Slovak translation studies,

a master in the art of translation.

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Pablo Neruda

12. july 2019, 01:00

This week we commemorate the birth of a significant Chilean poet and Nobel Prize winner Pablo Neruda (July 12, 1094 –

September 23, 1973). Listen to his poem at poemhunter.com

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Ivan Krasko on the Radio Devin

12. july 2019, 00:00

Listen to the broadcast Author for today dedicated to the Slovak poet Ivan Krasko (July 12, 1876 – March 3, 1958). The programme was prepared by Mirjana Šišoláková in cooperation with Professor Ján Zambor.

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Jean Cocteau

5. july 2019, 00:00

"Don't confuse the truth

with the opinion of the majority."

— Jean Cocteau

(July 5, 1889 – October 11, 1963)