4 October 2018 | 8 PM | MuntPunt
  • 12/09/2018

4 October 2018 | 8 PM | MuntPunt”

TRANSPOESIE and MuntPunt have joined forces for the second consecutive year to present to you a great selection of literary talents from across Europe.

Be part of the celebration of diversity of European languages at a unique poetry reading event, with eight poets from different European countries reading in their own languages. Translations of the poems will be projected simultaneously.


The 9th TRANSPOESIE poetry festival takes place from September 26 until October 11.
  • 22/08/2018

The 9th TRANSPOESIE poetry festival takes place from September 26 until October 11.”

We are glad to announce that  24 countries and regions will be represented with a poem this year and 21 poets will attend the festival!

So save the date! Four major events are scheduled:


The Call for Participation for TRANSPOESIE 2018 is now open
  • 02/05/2018

The Call for Participation for TRANSPOESIE 2018 is now open”

TRANSPOESIE 2018 is now calling for participation in this year’s celebration of poetry and linguistic diversity in Brussels.

We propose two types of participation:

  1. with a poem, published on our website and displayed in the public transportation network in original language and two translations (French and Dutch).
  2. with a poem and its poet attending one of the reading events organised in Brussels in September and October

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