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San Jose Campus, Swisher Library: International Poetry Video Anthology

The Bolles School San Jose Campus Swisher Library

International Poetry Video Anthology 2021

Welcome to the International Poetry Video Anthology. 

Many thanks to the World Langauges Department and the English Department for coordinating and submitting works. 

If a student submitted a translation with their poem you will find it listed at the bottom of each column. 

Please scroll and enjoy!

Last Names A-G

Avani Bansal, En Tanto que de Rosa y de Azucena by Garcilaso de la Vega, Spain

 

Amber Bansal, The Common Man's Pain is Like a Mountain by Dushyant Kumar, India

 

Isabel Bassin, Demain dès l'aube by Victor Hugo, France  

 

Leila Bata, Souffles by Birago Diop, Senegal

 

Louie Body, Au petite bonheur by Norge, Belgium 

 

Alex Boutwell, Basho's Death Poem by Matuso Basho, Japan 

 

Alyona Chugay, Ruslan and Lyudmila by Aleksandr Pushkin, Russia

 

Gabriel Coleman, An Meinan Birnbaum by Reinhold Schneider, Germany 

 

Kyle Crawford, Soleil Serpent by Aimé Césaire, France (Martinique) 

 

 

Maddie Crawford, Les Sirènes by Gilles Vigneault, Canada (Quèbec)

 

Andrew Dickson, Eating Bamboo Shoots by Bo Juyi, China 

 

Andrew Dickson, On Being Sixty by Bo Juyi, China

 

Ellion Doyle, Friends (Untitled Poem) by Anonymous, Thailand

 

Andres Dupont-Cabrera, Balada de los Abuelos by Nicolás Guillén, Cuba 

 

Su Ertekin-Taner, On Living by Nazim Hikmet, Turkey

 

Carrie Ezzell, The Peace of Wild Things by Wendell Berry, USA

 

Puyu Fan, Peach Blossom Spring by Tao Yuanming, China 

 

Magnolia Fox, Leopard by Anonymous, Yoruba. 

 

Millicent Fox, Words from Cold Mountain by Hanshan, China 

 

Isabelle Gurtler and Layne Rivera, dia Familiar by Francisco Alarcón, Spain 

Last Names H-O

Richa Harmani, Kayena Vacha (Prayer to Lord Vishnu) by Anonymous, Hinduism

 

Ridhi Harmani, Soir d'hiver by by Émile Nelligan, Canada(Québec)

Catherine Hunt, Chicken by Anonymous, Yoruba

 

Anna Jacobson, Lesson in Fire by Linda Noel, Koyongk'awi USA

 

Anna Jacobson, The Wall by Anita Endrezze, Yaqui USA

 

Daniel Ji, Grass by Bai Juyi, China  

 

Emma Joost, Yo no tengo soledad by Gabriela Mistral, Chile  

 

Riya Kar, Wondering Minds by Gulzar, India 

 

Katrina Kirov, I am a Bulgarian by Ivan Vazov, Bulgaria 

 

Emily Lekas, Mola Mola by Emily Lekas, USA

 

Bingwen (Dylan) Ma, Three Five Seven Words by Li Bai, China 

 

Nian Lyu, Water Melody by Su Shi, China

 

Alana McIntyre-Nathari, VICTORY by Alana McIntyre-Nathari, USA

 

Davis Meux, Pangur Bán by Anonymous 9th Century Monk, Ireland 

 

Kate Meyers-Labenz, The Sad Mother by Gabriela Mistral, Chile 

 

Alex Meyers-Labenz, Limits by Jorge Luis Borges, Argentina 

 

Makoto Mikkaichi, Kite (Way to Home) by Ryuichi Tamura, Japan 

 

Lilly Moore, Los Manos de la Agua by David Huerta, Mexico  

Last Names P-Z

Deiya Pandya, Le pont Mirabeau by Guillaume Appollinaire, France 

 

Max Passali, The Infinite by Giacomo Leopardi, Italy

 

Maya Patel, Dialogue in the Mountains by Li Po, China 

 

Sara Phillips-Bourass, Expatriation and Nostalgia by Ahmad Shawqi, Egypt 

 

 

Aditi Ranjan, Basanti Hawa by Kedarnath Agarwal, India 

   

Lilly Salvador, Catullus 58 by Catullus, Ancient Rome

 

Manita Sathianchokwisan, Khun Chang Khun Phaen by Sunthorn Phu, Thailand

 

Dylan Schwartz, Wolves by Vrouwkje Tuninman, Netherlands 

 

Ashkon Shirazi, For Years my Heart Inquired of Me by Hafez, Iran 

 

Veronica Sippens-Groenewegen, Viewing The Ocean by Cao Cao, China 

 

Adriana Stam, A Margarita Debayle by Rubén Dario, Nicaragua 

 

Raina Swani, Peace Comes to You by Ing-On Vibulbhan Watts, India

 

Milan Thomas, The Little Town by Anna de Noailles, France 

 

Vincent Venus, Running Out of Time by Joanna Fuchs, USA  

 

Langxi Wang, On the Height by Du Fu, China

 

Pengfei Wang, On the Stork Tower by Wang Zhihuan, China 

 

Sara Wasserman, Petit printemps by Albert Atzenwiler, Switzerland

 

Gage White, The Island by Anonymous, Puerto Rico

 

Jessica Zeng, When Did We Separate by Jean-Fernand Brierre, Haiti