Poet of Fryslân on Explore the North

25/11/2017

One day after the official appointment, Eeltsje Hettinga as first Poet of Fryslian performed at the Explore the North festival in Leeuwarden. With a strong performance in the Westerkerk, which he concluded with the Poet of Fryslân poem ‘Under de steden’, his first performance as Poet of Fryslân was a fact.

National Poetry Day

30/01/2020

Today the national Poetry Week starts with the National Poetry Day. Nyk de Vries, Poet of Fryslân, wrote the poem “Uncertain”.

Poet of Fryslân newspaper in a circulation of 77,000

22/11/2019

With a circulation of 77,000 copies, Eeltsje Hettinga closes his duty as Poet of Fryslân ad and brings poetry home with a large selection of his Poet of Fryslân poems.