“Poetry is the spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings: it takes its origin from emotion recollected in tranquility”. - William Wordsworth.
Institute of Engineering & Management, Kolkata welcomes you to a one of a kind Poetry symposium, World Congress of Poetry: IEM Poetica, being organised by our Department of Basic Science and Humanities. Through a myriad of performances from various genres, IEM Poetica will bring forth a confluence of conventional and contemporary methods of poetry composition and recitation. All budding poets and poetry connoisseurs are invited to bring out the many flavours and ways in which poetry can be appreciated at various levels. World Congress of Poetry: IEM Poetica aims to put forward the current trends in Poetry, in order to inspire and encourage the budding poetic talents in a busy,prosaic world. The Congress will strive to open discussions and collaborations on the nascent methodologies shaping up the various aspects of poetic creativity. So mark your calendars for the May of 2019 for an unprecedented celebration of creativity, expression and poetry.
The very first event of the World Congress of Poetry: IEM Poetica will be a riveting Symposium that is going to be graced by some of the most poetic voices from a myriad of genres. Our esteemed guests, judges and audience will be invited to the dias to recite their compositions and offer insights on contexts and themes of their writing style. The one of a kind Symposium will not just wait for an evening full of poise, expression and poetic insights from some of the most eminent poets around us .
The second event of our World Congress of Poetry: IEM Poetica will be a much awaited Open-Mic session. Participants and audience will be invited to own the stage and grace us with their unique form of poetic expression. The open-mic promises to be an exposure ground for budding poets and intends to offer a platform for your deepest and most personal form of expression. Under no restrictions of genres and style, the participants will genuinely own the mic and carve a new direction for the event individually. We await your presence and participation in the event to make it more colourful and melodious.