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Liu Xiaobo Poetry Reading

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Liu Xiaobo Poetry Reading

Video of a recital of the Dutch translation of Liu Xiaobo’s poem You Wait for Me with Dust, which was filmed by the Belgian Dutch-Speaking Centre in Antwerp in 2017. The Nobel Peace Prize winner, writer, and human rights activist Liu Xiaobo was the co-founder and president of the Independent Chinese Centre (2003-07). In 2008 Xiaobo was arrested and incarcarated as a political prisoner in Jinzhou Prison in Liaoning, where he spent the last eight years of his life. Xiaobo’s case was supported and campaigned for by PEN International alongside other human rights organisations and numerous global PEN Centres, including the Belgian Dutch-Speaking Centre.

Lecture d'un poème de Liu Xiaobo

Vidéo d'une lecture en version néerlandaise du poème You Wait for Me with Dust de Liu Xiaobo, filmée par le Centre belge néerlandais à Anvers, en 2017. Lauréat du Prix Nobel de la Paix, écrivain, et militant pour les droits de la personne, Liu Xiaobo était le co-fondateur et le président du Centre chinois indépendant (2003-07). En 2008, Xiaobo devenait un prisonnier politique en étant arrêté puis incarcéré à la Prison de Jinzhou, à Liaoning, où il a passé les dernières huit années de sa vie. Le cas de Xiaobo a fait l'objet d'actions de soutien et de campagnes à PEN International, en collaboration avec d'autres organisations pour les droits de la personne ainsi que de nombreux Centres PEN dans le monde, incluant le Centre belge néerlandais.

Un poema de Liu Xiaobo recitado

Vídeo de una lectura del poema de Liu Xiaobo You wait for me with the dusttraducido al neerlandés, grabado por el Centro Belga Neerlandés en Amberes, 2017. Liu Xiaobo fue un escritor chino y activista por los derechos humanos que ganó el premio Nobel de la paz, y que cofundó y presidió el Centro Chino Independiente (2003-07). Fue arrestado en 2008 y pasó los últimos ocho años de su vida como preso político en la prisión de Jinzhou en Liaoning. El caso de Xiaobo fue uno de los defendidos por PEN Internacional junto con otras organizaciones por los derechos humanos y numerosos Centros PEN, como el Centro Belga Neerlandés.

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01/01/2017

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Belgian Dutch-Speaking Centre

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