Chengdu International Poetry Week
2017.09.12 - 2017.09.16
Du Fu’s Thatched Cottage Museum and other places in Chengdu
The First Chengdu International Poetry Week to last from Sept 12 to 16 is expected to attract 38 foreign poets from 32 countries including the United States, the UK, Russia and Italy, as well as 52 Chinese poets, poem critics and translators.
The highlights of the event include a poetry reading session, a theme forum, a poetry writing program and artistic performances.
The biennial event will be convened in odd-numbered years, and the next one is expected to be held in 2019.