The Poets’ Circle will hold the 3rd Athens World Poetry Festival, from September 18 to September 23, at a number of iconic cultural centres in Athens.

The opening event will held in the Garden of the Athens Concert Hall on Monday 18 September at 20:00, with the participation of seventy noted poets from 16 countries.

The festival aims to promote and contribute to the extroversion of the Greek poetry, to dialogue between different traditions and to the promotion of Greek cultural traditions abroad.