Panel Discussion European Literature Night 2022

European Literature Night 2022


Ukrainian Institute of America

Authors, translators & performers representing 11 EU countries read excerpts from new works & beloved classics

European Literature Night returns on November 16, 2022, bringing some of Europe’s brightest literary talents to the New York audiences. Critically acclaimed authors as well as translators and performers representing 11 E.U. countries will read excerpts from new works and beloved classics and engage in a panel discussion exploring the topic of literature and peace. Space is limited. Reservations required.

The 2022 lineup includes authors Bianca Bellová (Czech Republic), Krystyna Dąbrowska (Poland), Raphaela Edelbauer (Austria), Olivier Guez (France), Sándor Jászberényi (Hungary), Nora Krug (Germany), Askold Melnyczuk (Ukraine), Claudia Serea (Romania), Ilmar Taska (Estonia), and translator Birutė Vaičjurgis Šležas (Lithuania). Members of NYC-based Saudade Theatre will perform a reading of works by José Saramago (Portugal). Panel moderated by Andrew Singer, director and editor in chief of Trafika Europe, Europe’s literary radio station.