Under the heading There lies Europe, the 22nd poesiefestival berlin from 11 to 17 June 2021 will be looking at the poetry of Europe in all its diversity of forms and languages and, in spite of the pandemic, building poetic bridges across the continent. The Festival will be paying special attention to Europe’s many languages: regional and minority languages, multilingualism and the ambivalence between languages and language policy.
Form Italy, the writer Roberta Dapunt will partecipate:
FORUM: EUROPE’S DIVERSITY HAS NO SKIN
Delicate paths in the garden of languages
Forum • 2021-06-12, 6:00 PM
Poets let us hear their poetry and essayistic language portraits in Ladin, Occitanian, Macedonian, Southern Sámi and Welsh and swap ideas about minority languages and their relationship to the more widespread languages in poetry.
Reading & discussion with Roberta Dapunt, poet (ITA) | Aurélia Lassaque, poet (FRA) | Nikola Madzirov, poet, essayist and translator (MKD) | Johan Sandberg McGuinne, writer, poet and translator (SWE)| Elan Grug Muse, poet and essayist (GBR) | Hosted by: Asmus Trautsch, poet and philosopher (DEU)
Reading and discussion in English with German subtitles.
Further information here