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Raúl Zurita visits New Delhi for the launch of "The sea of pain"

The prominent poet and National Literature Prize (2000) Raúl Zurita visited New Delhi during the first week of November 2017 to launch his first bilingual anthology in hindi-Spanish "El Mar del Dolor" (1979-2016) at the Stein auditorium of the India Habitat Center (IHC), instance in which the Chilean artist recalled his recent and successful visit as Guest of Honor of the Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2016, as well as his thoughts on human suffering and poetry.

Subsequently, Zurita participated in the Poets' Meet organized by the Academy of Letters of India Sahitya Akademi, opportunity in which he could interact and recite his main works with leading figures of the Indian literary field, including the recognized National Prize of India / Sahitya Akademi Award (1989) Kedarnath Singh.​

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