Claudio Pozzani

Claudio Pozzani was born in 1961 in Genoa (Italy). Poet, narrator and musician, he is appreciated in Italy and overseas for his poetic performances in the most important international literary festivals. His poems have been translated and published into more than 10 countries.

Since 1995 Pozzani is the director of  the Genoa International Poetry Festival in Italy and he has created and organized several poetry events in Europe. He is also the director of the House of Poetry in Genoa, with over than 120 free events every year.

His inspiration for poetry is everyday life, dreams, walking and travelling. His also enjoys visual arts and listening to music.

His various works include : Saudade & spleen (Edition Lanore, Paris) , Cette page déchirée (Al Manar, Paris) poetry, Kate et moi (La Passe du vent, Lyon) novel Nuk di në se det (Ideart, Albania) poetry , La marcia dell'ombra (Georgia) poetry , La marcha de la sombra (Editiones Costa Stveri k’aylert’y (Zangak publishing, Vomité el alma (Poesir, Ecuador) poetry La marcha de la sombra (El Perro y la rana, La marcha de la sombra (Ed. Verbum, Varjon marssi (Ed Point, Helsinki), Генуя хандрящая (Ed. Gulliver, Moscow) poetry, (Rica) poetry , (Armenia) poetry, (Venezuela) – poetry, (Madrid) poetry.

He has been awarded the Premio Catullo 2012 Medal "Grigor Narekatsi" (Armenia).