PARTAXE SYMPOSIUM VII
Arabic-speaking and Hebrew-speaking authors from Berlin and their friends dare the utopia of a literary collaboration beyond all that divides them.
NahostBerlin – die literarische Middle East Union
Provisional PROGRAMME (DRAFT):
13:30 Welcome: Martin Jankowski and Jürgen Becker.
Introduction: Hila Amit.
13:45 Nationalism kaput? Muslim and Jewish poetics in the diaspora
With Hasan Ze Alnoon, Asaf Dvori, Hila Amit and Mariam Rasheed Presented by Mati Shemoelof. In English language.
>> 15:30 Featured Poet: Afshin Javadi Torshizi.
Coffee Break (Fruits & Baklava)
16:30 Middle East-Berlin! The literary Middle East in and from Berlin
Keynote address by Ozan Zakariya Keskinkilic. With Abdulkadir Musa, Tali Okavi and Afshin Javadi Torshizi. Presented by Omri Ben Yehuda. In German language.
>> 17:45 Featured poet: Tali Okavi.
Break with mediterranean buffet
19:30 Vos shprakh do you write in? German Jews meet Arab Jews
Interdiscourse with literary texts. Keynote by Tal Hever-Chybowski. With Max Czollek, Mona Yahia, Esther Dischereit, Mati Shemoelof and Zehava Khalfa. Presented by Hanno Hauenstein. In German language.
Mainly German language program with foreign language parts (English, Arabic, Hebrew, Yiddish) and translations into German.
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No participation fee, breaks with paid snacks.
Admission to the evening reading: 8/5 €.
We would like to thank all interested parties, partners, supporters and sympathisers for their dedicated cooperation in the preparation of this unique symposium!
PARATAXE is a project of the Berliner Literarische Aktion e.V. and is supported by the Berlin Senate Department for Culture and Europe. The Parataxe symposia are held in cooperation with the LCB and Literaturport.
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