Past Foundation Events

2017 International Poetry Festival of Genoa - Readings at the Villa dei Pini

June 07, 2017
Time: 8:00 PM

The Bogliasco Foundation Study Center, Villa dei Pini
Bogliasco, Italy

The Bogliasco Foundation continues its partnership with the renowned Festival Internazionale di Poesia in Genoa, now in its 23rd year. Four of our Fellows have been selected to share their work at this prestigious event: Natalia Bilotserkivets (BF '09), Christina Pugh (BF '16), Mykola Riabchuk (BF '09), and William Wall (BF '09). On Wednesday, June 7, the Foundation will host a plein air poetry reading by these Fellows on the Villa dei Pini grounds. The evening begins with a garden walk and screening of an animated short film by Sandro Del Rosario (BF '05, '07). Admission is free, but reservations are required at

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2016 International Poetry Festival of Genoa - Readings at the Villa dei Pini

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International Poetry Festival of Genoa - Readings at the Villa dei Pini

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