Poetry Festival European Poetry Festival

European Poetry Festival

Sat, 13.04.2019

7:30 PM

International Anthony Burgess Foundation

European Camarade: Manchester

The European Poetry Festival comes to Manchester with some of the finest modern poets of the thriving Manchester scene in collaborative pairs with writers visiting from across Europe. New performances made for the night in this unique Camarade event. Featuring:

Kim Campanello & Leonce Lupette
Harry Man & Krisjanis Zelgis
Scott Thurston & Simona Nastac
Tom Weir & Endre Ruset
Colin Herd & Morten Langeland
Martin Kratz & Inga Pizane
Sophie Carolin Wagner & Maria Sledmere
Robert Sheppard & Patricia Farrell
Nell Osborne & Vilde Valerie Bjerke Torset
Sarah-Clare Conlon & Jazmine Linklater
Tom Jenks & SJ Fowler
Tania Hershman & Christodoulos Makris

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