Poet of Fryslân newspaper in a circulation of 77,000


All subscribers to the Leeuwarder Courant and the Friesch Dagblad receive the Poet of Fryslân newspaper in their mailbox today. With a circulation of 77,000 copies, Eeltsje Hettinga closes his duty as Poet of Fryslân and brings poetry home with a large selection of his Poet of Fryslân poems. In this special supplement also an interview with the new Poet of Fryslân, Nyk de Vries.

From next week, the Poet of Fryslân newspaper will also be available in bookstores and libraries throughout the province.

Poetry video premiere Poet of Fryslân – ‘How many words’


The fifth of a series of poetry videos by Nyk de Vries as Poet of Fryslân premiered yesterday on Omrop Fryslân TV. This fifth poetry film is a film adaptation of the poem ‘Spring’. In the project with filmmaker Herman Zeilstra, seven poems by the Poet of Fryslân will be filmed. During this year, several […]

Poet of Fryslân performs at Poetry International Rotterdam


Exclusively for Poetry International, Nyk de Vries, together with the Rotterdam Artvark Saxophone Quartet, created the poetic music performance “TAGELYK”.