Italy classifies Irma Kurti as one of the best contemporary poets

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Italy classifies Irma Kurti as one of the best contemporary poets

Albanian poet Irma Kurti is classified as one of the best contemporary poets according to the Italian Encyclopedia, WikiPoesia, KultPlus reports.

This classification is based on first prize evaluations of poetic works in national and international competitions that enjoy the patronage of the Poetic Encyclopedia.

In 2020, Kurti was honored with the title "Academic and Honorary President" of this poetic encyclopedia, one of the most consulted in Italy, which represents the largest liaison network and the only semantic poetic encyclopedia in the world.

Irma Kurti has published fourteen books in Italian, nine of which are poetry. Her works have been translated into English, French, Romanian, Serbian, etc. She is also known as the author of song lyrics; has in its archive 150 lyrics of songs composed and performed at various festivals in Albania, Kosovo and Macedonia.