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 <<<


 

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