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Literature Across Frontiers Poetry Connections invites Heike Fiedler

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Monday 19 – 23 January 2015 // workshop in Hyderabad
Saturday 24 January 2015 // Performance at the Hyderabad Literature Festival 2015
Timing as per festival schedule.
Entry as per festival rules.

Sunday 25 January 2015 // Performance at the British Library Bangalore
Timing: 6:00 pm
Open to all.

Wednesday 28 January 2015 // Performance at India International Centre
Timing: 6:30 pm // Seminar Rooms I to III, Kamaladevi Complex, IIC.
Open to all.

Swiss poet Heike Fiedler, who works in the fields of text, sound, visuals and performance will participate in Poetry Connections, organised by Literature Across Frontiers.

Literature Across Frontiers Poetry Connections 2015 has invited Swiss performance poet Heike Fiedler to participate in a series of events organised across three cities.

For more information: www.lit-across-frontiers.org

About the event:
Swiss author and poet, Heike Fiedler, who works in the fields of text, sound, visuals and performance will present a poetry performance at Poetry Connections, organized by Literature Across Frontiers, a European platform for literary exchange that brings together poets from Europe and India to explore each other’s work through translation. The participants will create a multilingual poetry performance that will be showcased at the Hyderabad Literary Festival, the British Library in Bangalore and at the India International Centre in Delhi. Besides Heike Fiedler (Switzerland), other participants include Tsead Bruinja (Netherlands), Siân Melangell Dafydd and David Greenslade (Wales, UK), Miguel Manso (Portugal), Sampurna Chattarji and Mamta Sagar (India), and workshop leader Alexandra Büchler (Literature Across Frontiers). The project is supported by Pro Helvetia – Swiss Arts Council along with the Camoes Institute, Douwe Kalma Foundation, Dutch Literature Foundation and the Wales Arts International.

Partner: Literature Across Frontiers

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