The 2016 edition of Kistrech International Poetry Festival in Kenya ran from the 3rd to the 8th of October 2016. We had several guest poets, including Martin Serup (Denmark), Hagar Peeters (Netherlands), Eric Valles (Singapore), Gunnar Waerness (Norway), Sofia Erickson (Norway) Erling Kittelsen (Norway), Daniel Dugas (Canada), Valerie Leblanc (Canada), Jennifer Karmin (USA), Prof. Seth Michelson (USA), Oboido Godspower (Nigeria), Tony Mochama (Kenya), and Christopher Okemwa (Kenya), Tete Burugu (Kenya), among others. See list of participant here



KPF 2016 PHOTOS
Photo credit: Sofia Ericksson (Norway)

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Jennifer Karmin (USA)- A Visit to the Kisii University Literature Class

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KPF 2016-A Visit to Genesis Preparatory School

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KPF 2016-Kenyan Poet, Tony Mochama reading his poetry at Lake Victoria

 
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KPF 2016-participating poets

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KPF 2016-Reading poetry at the shores of Lake Victoria

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Okemwa (KPF Director), Damiana (Wife) & Prof. Michelson (USA)