09/11 > 19:30 NL/FR/RO

LITERATURE IN TIMES OF ISOLATION

Vlaamsesteenweg 33

1000 Brussel

Writers of various origins will testify, through their works and their personal experiences, of their quest for hope and perspective during the period of the Covid-19 crisis. Months of isolation have produced literary gems evoking their fears and loneliness, but also a reflection on what is essential, conveying new aspirations.

ARTHIS The Belgian-Romanian Cultural house + Arthis Artists

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11/11 > 20:00 NL/FR

CLIMATE JUSTICE

POETRY

Het Goudblommeke in Papier

Cellebroerstraat 55

1000 Brussel

 

Jan Ducheyne and Laurence Vielle composed a new poem about climate justice. Climate poets Jan Ducheyne and Lies Jo Vandenhende will present poems from the poetry collection Zwemlessen voor later as well as other poems from their own work. Teuk Henri, guitarist of Noodzakelijk Kwaad, will provide the musical accompaniment.

HET GOUDBLOMMEKE IN PAPIER / LA FLEUR EN PAPIER DORÉ

13/11 > 14:00 KU/FR

KURDISH POETRY AFTERNOON

Koerdisch bureau

Arduinkaai 11

1000 Brussel

 

Evin is of Kurdish descent. She will recite a Kurdish poem, meshing themes such as love, nostalgia for her Kurdish homeland and earth, the position of women and gender equality. Accompanied by traditional local music: Tembur, Kurdish Kurmanjî.

LA MAISON DES YEZIDIS + EVIN SHIKAK

 

 

13/11 > 15:00 ENG/NL/FR/PE

PERSIAN LITERATURE AND POETRY FROM 1000

YEARS AGO TO THE PRESENT

Muntpunt  Literair Salon S1

Munt 6

1000 Brussel

 

The Persian-Flemish theater company Zaman-nou presents poems by Omar Kayyam in EN / NL / FR and in Persian. From The Rubayyat, a selection of poems that celebrates life, love, wine and the here and now.

Musical accompaniment: Ehsan Yadolahi.

ZAMAN NOU