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Poetry serves as a potent vehicle for social change and resistance across the globe. Poets, through their evocative verses, have long been catalysts for challenging oppressive systems, amplifying marginalized voices, and advocating for human rights.

Throughout this series, we will delve into the diverse landscapes of poetry activism, shedding light on the pivotal role poets play in shaping narratives and mobilizing communities. This art form is often used to challenge oppression and highlight underrepresented voices. From Russia to Jamaica, poetic movements have sparked revolutions and inspired resilience.

Here is an ongoing series of articles and interviews about poetry, poets, and poetry translation:

Stories about Poetry and activism