Ars Poetica 2019


International Poetry Festival
Ars Poetica 2019 - Programme

Date: November 7-17, 2019

Thursday, November 7 / SNG Café Berlinka

7.00pm World Poetry Night
Ivan Štrpka /SK
Jelena Fanajlova /RU
Ghayath Almadhoun /SE/SY
Nikola Madzirov /MK
Carolyn Forché /US
Claudio Pozzani /IT
Ian Keteku /CA

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9.00pm Concert
Robert Pospiš & Martin Sillay& the Band – Poetry in Music/Music in Poetry /SK

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Friday, November 8 / SNG Café Berlinka

7.00pm World Poetry Night
Richard Kitta /SK
Karol Chmel /SK
Susanne Ringell /FI/SE
Charl Pierre Naudé /ZA
Marie Iljašenko /CZ
Thilo Krause /CH
Esther Salmona /FR
Dean Bowen /NL

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9.00pm Concert
Sound poetry: Jaap Blonk /NL

Saturday, November 9 / SNG Café Berlinka

7.00pm Versopolis Poetry Night
Veronika Dianišková /SK
Veronika Šramatyová /SK
Ivan Hristov /BG
Monica Aasprong /NO/SE
Yekta /FR
Charlotte Van den Broeck /BE
Keston Sutherland /UK

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9.00pm Poetry Concert
Shannon Sullivan & the Band: The Difference between F & F /US/IE/DE

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Saturday, November 9 / Nedbalka Gallery

5.00pm Jaap Blonk Under the Dome - Site-specific performance by the star of sound poetry

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Monday, November 11 / SND Blue Salon

7.30pm Ars Poetica Performance: Eduard Escoffet /ES

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Programme is subject to change

 


 

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Ars Poetica 2019 Off Programme

Liszt Pavilion of University Library in Bratislave, Klariská 1

Friday, November 8. / 2.00pm – 5.00pm

“The performative potential of language”

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Saturday, November 9 / 2.00pm – 5.00pm

“Poetry on the border between cultures and discourses”

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Sunday, November 10 / 10.30am– 12.30pm
Ars Poetica for Children: Playing Hide and Seek
creative workshop with Lívia Kozúšková

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V Klub, Námestie SNP 12, Bratislava

Friday, November 15 / 5.00pm – 8.00pm
BODY.WORD Dance workshop by Roberta Štepánková

Saturday, November 16 / 3.00pm – 6.00pm
WORD.BODY Creative and movement workshop by Roberta Štepánková

Sunday, November 17 / 3.00pm – 6.00pm
WORDS TO IMAGES Creative workshop by Martina Straková

 

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Ars Poetica Film (11.11. – 15.11.)

Lumiére Film Theatre, auditorium No. 4, Špitálska 4, 811 08 Bratislava

Film Programme

Monday, November 11

6.10pm / Nico, 1988 (dir. Susanna Nicchiarelli, Italy/Belgium, 2017, color, 93 min., documentary)

8.10pm / Dežo Ursiny 70 (dir. Matej Beneš, Maroš Šlapeta, Slovakia, 2018, color, 62 min., documentary)

Tuesday, November 12

6.10pm / A Tribute to Mária Rumanová – a Selection of Films

8.10pm / The Lonely Runners: Moving On! (dir. Martin Repka, Slovakia, 2019, color, 82 min., documentary)

Wednesday, November 13

6.10pm / The Best of Fest Anča 2019 (A selection of winning animated films, 49 min.) / Persona grata (dir. Daniela Krajčová, Slovakia, 2019, color, 16 min., animated)

8.10pm / The Impossible Voyage (dir. Noro Držiak, Slovakia/Czechia, 2019, color, 90 min., special effects)

Thursday, November 14

6.10pm / Svetozár Stračina (dir. Pavol Barabáš, Slovakia, 2019, b&w/color, 68 min., documentary)

8.10pm / Summer (dir. Kirril Serebrennikov, Russia/France, 2018, b&w, 126 min., live action)

Friday, November 15

6.10pm / A selection of student films from the Academy of Arts in Banská Bystrica

8.10pm / Climax (dir. Gaspar Noé, France, 2018, color, 95 min., live action)

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Programming by Martin Palúch

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Programme is subject to change