An Irish Poet Sends the Fragrance of Invisible Flowers to Varavara Rao
Stills from Masood Hussain’s poetry film, ‘Flowers for Varavara Rao’. Photo: Masood Hussain
The Wire / by Gabriel Rosenstock
Recently, Dublin-based poet Gabriel Rosenstock sent Srinagar-based artist Masood Hussain a poem in Irish and English, titled ‘Flowers for Varavara Rao’ – a tribute to the ailing 81-year-old poet-activist who has been imprisoned since 2018, arrested in the Elgar Parishad case.
Flowers for Varavara Rao
en, irish | 2:44 min | 2020