Event: June 2017
With Juana Adcock GBR & MEX poet | Shadi Angelina Bazeghi DNK/IRN poet | Anja Golob SVN poet | Daniel Jonas PRT poet |Artis Ostups LVA poet
Music by Henrik Knarborg Larsen DNK
Five young poets celebrated in their own countries join their languages, themes and poetic approaches into a panorama of the European present. Literary discoveries presented by partner institutions of the poesiefestival berlin. The poesiefestival berlin has invited the poets to the Studio Europe. They will broadcast their poems as news, as idiosyncratic commentaries on world events, accompanied by percussionist Henrik Knarborg Larsen.
Juana Adcock and Anja Golob are among the ‘New Voices of Europe’ selected by the Literary Europe Life network. In co-operation with: Scottish Poetry Library, Casa Fernando Pessoa (Portugal), Latvian Writers Union (Latvia) and Poesiens Hus (Denmark)
German translations of the poems are available.
Project leader: Alexander Gumz
Akademie der Künste
Hanseatenweg 10, 10557 Berlin