Poetry Festival European Poetry Festival

European Poetry Festival

Fri, 12.04.2019

7:30 PM

National Centre for Writing

European Camarade: Norwich

The European Poetry Festival comes to Norwich with some of the finest modern poets of the thriving Norwich poetry scene in collaborative pairs with writers visiting from across Europe.

Poets from Norway, France, Germany, Switzerland, Austria & more will present new performances made for the night with their British counterparts in this unique event. Featuring new collaborations by :

George Szirtes & Tiffany Atkinson
Leonce Lupette & Doug Jones
Helen Ivory & Inga Pizāne
Matthew Gregory & John Mateer
Michelle Steinbeck & Alison Graham
Sophie-Carolin Wagner & Lotte Lee Lewis
SJ Fowler & Morten Langeland
Endre Ruset & Chris Hamilton Emery
Krišjānis Zeļģis & Anna Cathenka
Sophie Essex & Julia Webb

Plus Ko Ko Thett & more poets to be announced.

This event is part of the European Poetry Festival: At the time of the expected Brexit over 70 of Europe’s most innovative and dynamic literary and avant-garde poets come to London, Norwich, Manchester, and Dublin for 9 events over 2 weeks.

The Goethe-Institut London is delighted to support the participation of French-German poet Léonce Lupette.

Leónce W. Lupette is a French-German writer and translator who lives between Argentina and Germany. He studied Comparative Literature, Philosophy and Latin American Literature in Frankfurt and Buenos Aires. He is a coeditor of the literary e-zine karawa.net.

Presented as part of the European Poetry Festivals

Presented as part of Europe Actually