24 September 2015 | 20:00 | BOZAR (Brussels)
  • 15/09/2015

24 September 2015 | 20:00 | BOZAR (Brussels)”

Come and listen to poets from Iceland, the Basque Country, Sweden, the Netherlands and Belgium at the opening night of Transpoesie. This annual poetry festival celebrates the diversity of languages. KLARA journalist Gudrun De Geyter will be interviewing the poets. A translation of their work is projected as they read it out to the people gathered.Notable guests include Brussels’ very own Laurence Vielle, our Belgian national poet for 2016, and Tonnus Oosterhoff of the Netherlands, who you might know from his ‘moving' poems. In addition you will get the chance to discover the young Swede Ida Börjel, the Icelandic wonder boyEiríkur Örn Norðdahl and from the Spanish Basque Country.

Literary event starring Itxaro BORDA (Basque Country), Ida BORJEL (Sweden), Eiríkur Örn NORÐDAHL (Iceland), Tonnus OOSTERHOFF (The Netherlands) and Laurence VIELLE (Belgium)

 

Starring: [CLIC ON THE NAMES]

Moderator: Gudrun De Geyter (VRT)


 

>>> Center for Fine ART BOZAR | Rue Ravensteinstraat 23, 1000 Brussels
>>> Thursday 24 September | 20:00
>>> €6 / €4 (online boxoffice)

Languages : Dutch, English, French and original languages

>>> THIS EVENT ON THE BOZAR'S WEBSITE <<<


 

  • Embassy of Sweden
  • Embassy of Ireland
  • Yunus Emre Institute
  • Greenland Representation to the European Union
  • Ville de Bruxelles
  • Commission européenne
  • Czech Centre Brussels
  • Istituto Italiano di Cultura
  • Instituto Cervantes Brussels
  • Romanian Cultural Institute in Brussels
  • Ambassade du Luxembourg à Bruxelles
  • Polish Institute - Cultural Service of the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Brussels
  • Permanent Representation of the Republic of Estonia to the European Union
  • Permanent Representation of the Republic of Slovenia to the European Union
  • Greenlandic Writers Association
  • Leeuwarden Europan Capital of Culture 2018
  • Embassy of the Republic of Estonia in Belgium
  • Danish Cultural Institute
  • Etxepare Euskal Institutua
  • MuntPunt
  • Spain Arts and Culture - Cultural and Scientific Service of the Embassy of Spain in Belgium
  • Camões Instituto de Cooperação e Língua Portugal
  • Network to Promote Linguistic Diversity
  • Balassi Institute - Cultural Service of the Embassy of Hungary in Brussels
  • Embassy of the Republic of Latvia to the Kingdom of Belgium
  • Scottish Government EU Office
  • It Skriuwersboun
  • Mission of the Faroes to the EU
  • Austrian Presidency of the Council of the European Union
  • Orfeu - Livraria Portuguesa
  • Austrian Cultural Forum