Blood-washing (A soldier's heart syndrome)
17 April 2021
Seated Nude, Georgia O'Keeffe; Image credit: Wikimedia Commons
Presenting his translation of an excerpt of the poem “Blood-Washing” by Maryam Farnam, Kamran Baradaran asks: Is it possible to write poetry after a disaster? Can catastrophes such as Auschwitz, World Wars, and humanitarian crises serve as a permutation for an artistic practice?