Through this recital of contemporary Bengali poetry and of musical pieces written and composed by Rabindranath Tagore we will deepen into the culture and society of Bengala. The poems, recited in Spanish and Bengali, belong to the publication La pared de agua. Antología de poesía bengalí contemporánea (Olifante editions), which gathers a selection of the best poems of 41 Bengali poets.
7pm Welcome Words
Rafael Bueno, Director of Politics and Society of Casa Asia.
7.10pm Short approach to contemporary Bengali music and the reason for an anthology
Violeta Medina, poet.
7.30pm - 8.30pm Interpretation of Rabindra Sangeet songs, musical pieces written and composed by Rabindranath Tagore and poem reading
Supratik Sengupta, zither and poem reading in Bengali.
Violeta Medina, poem reading in Spanish.
Tapan Bhattacharya, tabla and poem reading in Bengali.