Academy of the Arts, Pariser Platz, Black Box
With Max Dax journalist, editor and writer, BerlinLars Eckstein literary scholar, Potsdam and BerlinAlfred Hilsberg owner of the 'What’s so funny about’ Label, Hamburg Gustav musician and songwriter, Vienna Thomas Meinecke writer, musician and DJ, Eurasburg Uljana Wolf writer, Berlin and New York, moderated by Stephan Porombka literary scholar, Hildesheim and Berlin.
Songwriters are constantly and impressively demonstrating that not just their music but also their lyrics are worth listening to. A colloquium of well-known personalities will discuss fundamental issues surrounding the relationship between lyrics and poetry. Literary scholars, critics, label owners, singer-songwriters and writers discuss the relationship between lyric poetry and song lyrics with a reading, performance and music.