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I am delighted and honoured that my recent collection, A Book of Rooms (Deep South, 2014) was named the winner of the African Poetry Book Fund’s 2015 Glenna Luschei Prize for African Poetry. The prize was judged by award-winning poet and scholar … Continue reading
I spent two wonderful weeks at the end of September visiting Ireland and giving readings and workshops. I was a guest of the O’Bheal Poetry Centre, Cork. I read at O’Bheal, at University College Cork and at Fermoy. Below with … Continue reading
Participating in the “Book that Most Influenced Me” panel discussion at the Nenagh Arts Centre, part of Dromineer Festival. With (L to R) Michael Murphy, Nuala Ni Chonchuir, Thomas McCarthy & Liz Nugent. Chaired by Maureen Kennelly, director of Poetry Ireland.
If you would like to listen to a podcast of my poems “The Foot”, “Ambition” and “Survival”, visit my link on the amazing Badilisha Poetry site: http://badilishapoetry.com/radio/kobus-moolman/
I performed recently at the 2013 Poetry Africa Festival in Durban, with other South African poets such as Lesego Rampolokeng, Ari Sitas and Khulile Nxumalo, and a host of wonderful poets from Ireland – Billy Ramsell, Paul Casey and Afric McGlinchey – … Continue reading
My new collection of poetry, Left Over (published by Dye Hard Press) was launched on 6th June. The book was launched at the education centre of the National English Literary Museum in Grahamstown. In his introductory talk at my launch … Continue reading