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The 19th poesiefestival berlin is a project by the Haus für Poesie in co-operation with the Academy of Arts and acknowledges the kind support of the Capital Cultural Fund and Maritim proArte Hotel Berlin, and is presented by kulturradio rbb, tip Berlin, taz, BÜCHERmagazin and Deutschlandfunk Kultur.

The 19th poesiefestival berlin is a project by the Haus für Poesie in co-operation with the Academy of Arts and acknowledges the kind support of the Hauptstadtkulturfonds cultural fund and Maritim proArte Hotel Berlin, and is presented by kulturradio rbb, tip Berlin, taz, BÜCHERmagazin and Deutschlandfunk Kultur

raus mit der sprache (speak your mind) – Highlights of concrete, visual and sound poetry, Berlin
is made possible with the kind support of the Archive and Studio for Electro-Acoustic Music of the Academy of Arts.

Weltklang – Night of Poetry
is made possible with the kind support of the Danish Arts Foundation, the Royal Danish Embassy Berlin, the Rhythmicalizer Research Group, the Swedish Embassy Berlin and The Mandala Hotel.

Poets' Corner: Poetry in Berlin city districts is made possible with the kind support of the District Office of Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf, Culture Department, the Museum Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf in the Villa Oppenheim, the District Office of Treptow-Köpenick, Culture and Museums Department, movingpoets Berlin gGmbH / NOVILLA. International Center for Art, Creativity and Movement, the Art Office of Spandau of Berlin, Gothic House. Urban History Museum Spandau, the District Office of Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg, the Pablo Neruda District Central Library, the Instituto Cervantes Berlin, the ORi. Forum künstliche Bildmedien e.V., the Istituto Italiano di Cultura di Berlino, the Camões Institut Berlin, the Embassy of Portugal in Berlin, the District Office of Tempelhof-Schöneberg, Office for Further Education and Culture, Art, Culture and Museums Department, the Tempelhof-Schöneberg Museums, the Balassi Institut, Collegium Hungaricum Berlin, the Publishing Hungary Program, Radikallight as Production of the Down by Berlin UG, Vagant. Tidsskrift for Litteratur, Kunst, Film, Ideerog Samtidsdebatt and the Swedish Embassy Berlin.

Poetry Talk Charles Bernstein is made possible with the kind support of the Rhythmicalizer Research Group and by ECHOO Konferenzdolmetschen.

The Poetry Talk: World climate poetry summit is taking place in co-operation with the Forum Berlin of the Friedrich Ebert Foundation and the Ecologic Institute and is made possible with the kind support of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, the British Council, the Danish Arts Foundation and the Royal Danish Embassy Berlin and ECHOO Konferenzdolmetschen.

The reading Climate change in poetry is taking place in co-operation with the Forum Berlin of the Friedrich Ebert Foundation and the Ecologic Institute and is made possible with the kind support of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, the British Council, the Danish Arts Foundation and the Royal Danish Embassy Berlin.

The reading Studio Europa is made possible with the kind support of the British Council.

The Colloquium: Arrière-gardes. Concrete Poetry Redux is made possible with the kind support of the Embassy of Canada and Pro Helvetia, Swiss Culture Foundation and ECHOO Konferenzdolmetschen.

The Poetry Market is made possible with the kind support of the Swedish Embassy Berlin and ECHOO Konferenzdolmetschen.

The Poetry Talk: Jorge Kanese – Everything is misunderstanding is made possible with the kind support of ECHOO Konferenzdolmetschen.

The concert Poets and their Bands: Søren Ulrik Thomsen with the Orchester Det Glemte Kvarter is made possible with the kind support of the Danish Arts Foundation and the Royal Danish Embassy, Berlin.

The Poetry Talk: Eugeniusz Tkaczyszyn-Dycki – the darkness today and the darkness later is made possible with the kind support of ECHOO Konferenzdolmetschen.

three D poetry is a project by the Haus für Poesie in collaboration with the Ensemble KNM Berlin, dance-aarts-cie., the Ensemble KomboÏ and Uferstudios Berlin, sponsored with funds from the Land Berlin, Senate Administration for Culture and Europe.

The Poetry Talk three D poetry is a project by the Haus für Poesie in collaboration with the Ensemble KNM Berlin, dance-aarts-cie., the Ensemble KomboÏ and Uferstudios Berlin, sponsored with funds from the Land Berlin, Senate Administration for Culture and Europe and ECHOO Konferenzdolmetschen.

The reading Elegy and upheaval is organised jointly with Poetry on the Road and is made possible with the kind support of the Confucius Institute Bremen and ECHOO Konferenzdolmetschen.

The Poetry Talk: Czech poetry on the move is sponsored by the German-Czech Future Fund, the Czech Literature Centre, Section of the Moravian State Library in Brno, the Goethe Institute Prague and the Czech Centre Berlin and is taking place in co-operation with the Czech Writers’ Association (Asociacespisovatelů) and with the kind assistance of the House of History/Museum in the Culture Brewery Foundation and ECHOO Konferenzdolmetschen.

VERSschmuggel/reVERSible – Překladiště: Czech-German
is sponsored by the German-Czech Future Fund, the Czech Literature Centre, Section of the Moravian State Library in Brno, the Goethe Institute Prague and the Czech Centre Berlin and is taking place in co-operation with the Czech Writers’ Association (Asociacespisovatelů) and with the kind assistance of the House of History/Museum in the Culture Brewery Foundation

Poets’ Evening # 5: Christian Schloyer Hypersonicartplanes
is made possible with the kind support of the Land Office for Refugee Affairs.

Our partners for the awards ceremony for the lyrix nationwide poetry competition “And we can sing everywhere” are Deutschlandfunk, the German Philologists’ Association and the German Museums Association. lyrix is sponsored by the Federal Ministry for Education and Research. The event is taking place in co-operation with the Haus für Poesie.

The reading Making sense through nonsense is made possible with the kind support of the Austrian Culture Forum Berlin and Pro Helvetia, Swiss Culture Foundation.

Fiston and Friends – Heimat, Heimat is made possible with the kind support of the Austrian Culture Forum Berlin.

The Concert and talk: Robert Forster: Learn to Burn is made possible with the kind support of The Mandala Hotel and ECHOO Konferenzdolmetschen.

The poesiefestival berlin – for children, young people and teachers is taking place in co-operation with LesArt, Berlin Centre for Children’s and Young People’s Literature, and is made possible with the kind support of RITTER SPORT and Bad Liebenwerda Mineralquellen.