This year’s first guest of the writers in residence program Tirana in Between, organized by Poeteka and supported by TRADUKI, was the Albanian poet Daim Miftari from Macedonia. During his stay, he emerged into the cultural life of Tirana. Students of the Faculty of Dramaturgy performed his poetry. Together with Arian Leka, who teaches at the Arts Academy, he held two lectures on cross-border cultural identity of Albanians.
He spent his time in Tirana also to write new poems, some of which have been published in the literary supplement Milosao. He give an interview for the newspaper Shqip and wrote an article on the euphony of Xhevahir Spahiu’s poetry for the spring edition of the cultural newspaper Poeteka. Media from Skopje and Pristina also reported on Daim Miftari’s residence in Tirana.