Event: December 2019

11:00 AM

ZEBRA Poetry Film Festival 2019

Colloquium: The Eye of the Poem

Event-Picture: Colloquium: The Eye of the Poem Ulrike Almut Sandig (c) Dirk Skiba
Ulrike Almut Sandig (c) Dirk Skiba


Participants: Anna Anders (Universität der Künste Berlin, Institut für zeitbasierte Medien), Sophie Maintigneux (Kunsthochschule für Medien, Köln), Ulrike Almut Sandig (poet), Tim Webb (Royal College of Art), Sarah Tremlett (poetry film maker, co-director Liberated Words CIC)

Introductory presentations: Chaucer Cameron (poet), Helen Dewbery (Swindon Poetry Festival), Adele Myers (film maker)

Hosted by: Claudia Maaß

How do British and German students approach the making of poetry films? Since 2018 ten universities Germany-wide have been working on poetry film productions which are being shown at this festival. Sophie Maintigneux, Anna Anders, Tim Webb and Sarah Tremlett talk about their many years of works with their students in Great Britain and Germany.

English-German interpreting will be available for the event.

The Colloquium “The Eye of the Poem” is kindly supported by ECHOO Konferenzdolmetschen.

Haus für Poesie

Knaackstr. 97, 10435 Berlin

Entrance fee:
6/4 €

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