First applications for ‘Dichter van Fryslân’ have been received


A week after the opening of the subscription period, the first applications for ‘Poet of Fryslân’ have been received. Want to apply? Send a brief motivation together with one self-written new Frisian poem fia the application form on this website.

On this website you will also find more information about the procedure, what we ask and what we offer. The subscription period runs until Sunday 10 September. 43 days left …

Ryzji yn it Frysk – Presintaasje 24 maaie – galery melklokaal


Ein maaie ferskynt ‘Ryzji yn it Frysk’, in mei de hân ynbûne, twatalige [Nederlânsk-Frysk] bibliofile útjefte, mei gedichten fan de Russyske dichter Boris Ryzji (1974-2001), oerset troch Eeltsje Hettinga en Elske Schotanus.

New poem Poet of Frylân: ‘Skip fûgel lân’.


Above the Wadden Islands is one of the busiest shipping routes in Europe. Things went wrong at the beginning of January when the Panamanian cargo ship MSC Zoë lost 345 containers with hazardous substances and plastic material. An ecological disaster. With gas and salt extraction, yet another attack on the Wadden Sea Region, which has been “Unesco World Heritage” since 2009.