A new collection of poems from Norbert Hirschhorn will be published in April 2018 by Holland Park Press. The collection is titled Stone. Bread. Salt. and you can read more about it on the Holland Park Press website.
Members Frances Galleymore and Norbert Hirschhorn have seven poems between them in the summer issue of Poetry Salzburg Review.
Frances’ poems are titled: ‘Ear to the Ground’, ‘Contours’, ‘Beaches’, and ‘Dirty Window, Sun at Noon’.
Norbert’s poems are: ‘Lebanon Mon Amour’, ‘An Old Man at Assisi’, and ‘Something Floral’.
Norbert Hirschhorn will be reading from his collection To Sing Away the Darkest Days: Poems Re-imagined from Yiddish Folksongs at a special evening of poetry and music at Central Synagogue on 18th September. Norbert will be joined by musicians Steven Leas (cantor, tenor), Arjang (soprano) & Stefan Byron (piano), who will be playing some of the folksongs which inspired his poetry.
Details as follows:
Full details on the Holland Park Press website.
Norbert Hirschhorn has had several poems published recently. His poem ‘Portrait in Grey and Black” appeared in the September issue of Acumen. His poem ‘Syria, 2015’ appears in the anthology Poems for a Liminal Age. Norbert also has three poems in the fall issue of Horror Zine (US), and several haiku in Blithe Spirit.
Member Norbert Hirschhorn has two poems, Jebel Kneissa, Lebanon and The Disappeared in the latest issue of online magazine “London Grip New Poetry”. You can read the poems here.
Member Norbert Hirschhorn’s poem ‘Even If He Can’t Answer Maybe He Can Hear You’ has been commended in the Hippocrates Prize for Poetry and Medicine. The prestigious annual competition was judged this year by poet Rebecca Goss, author and doctor Theodore Dalrymple and psychiatrist Femi Oyebode, and attracted entries from over 30 countries. Norbert will read his poem at an awards ceremony in London on 22nd May, when the winner will be announced. You can read more about the shortlisted and commended entrants on the competition website.
Member Norbert Hirschhorn has been on a roll: Highly commended in the Torriano Poetry Competition; Two poems accepted by South Bank Poetry (spring issue); One poem published in Jewish Renaissance (winter issue (UK); A poem accepted into an anthology “Poems for a Liminal Age” (SPM publications, UK); Three poems accepted by Horror Zine (summer issue, on-line, USA); A poem in Blithe Spirit (British Haiku Society, winter issue).
Goodness! Well done, Norbert!