Festival Literary Masters


The Spanish poet Federico García Lorca (1898 – 1936) as of 7 till 21 november will be in the picture at the Festival of Literary Masters in Utrecht. This fabulous poet will be celebrated with theatre, poetry, music, performance, lectures, films, expositions and a writers competition. A varied program for young and old. Some highlights:

– Wim Brands speaks with three guests about their fascination for the poet. 
– Boris van den Wijngaard and Evrim Kurç will present a collage of Lorca’s most beautiful poetry, playwright and other text. 
– The films The disappearance of Garcia Lorca, Little Ashes, Marvelous light en La casa de Bernarda Alba will be shown. 
– Peter Valkenet speaks of truth and myth around the figure of Lorca. 
– Winners of the writing contest Ode to Lorca will be announced. 
– Exposition of Lorca’s life and work at the university’s library. 

The festivalactivities are on location in the centre of Utrecht.

More information on the festival’s website.

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~ by eneryvibes on 1,November 7, 2010.

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