Here are a few pictures from Wednesday’s carnival in Granada, Nicaragua, where The Tears of Disenchantment (or broken-heartedness) were buried, allegedly.
Minotaur, checking the layout of things
Mr Tom Pow, poet of Scotland
Trio of Devils
Ron Winkler, poet of Germany
Blanco reads his poem 'Rules of Conduct'
A coven of devils
Rose and Sasja take a breather
Ann Cotten, Poet of Austria
Derek Walcott in carnival carriage
Policewoman with flowers
Devils with coffin
Rio or Bahia carnivals are more interesting: music is better, people is half naked and you don’t have to hear poetry!