XII INTERNATIONAL POETRY FESTIVAL "EMIGRANT LYRE 2020"
PROGRAMME XII INTERNATIONAL POETRY FESTIVAL "EMIGRANT LYRE 2020"
(online event, Zoom)
Central European Time
25 November (Wednesday)
6 p.m. – 9 p.m. Opening of the festival. Grand poetry evening "Emlyra Online".
This evening is dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the White Army's exodus from Russia.
26 November (Thursday)
2 p.m. – 4 p.m. Poetic slam
All interested poets are welcome.
6 p.m. – 9 p.m. Autumn meetings of the "Emigrant Lyre" in Brussels
The meeting "Belgian Poetry Encounters Russian Poetry" is opened for non-Russian speaking participants of the festival and members of the jury of Russian language competitions: Waldemar Weber, Andrei Gritsman, Yana-Maria Kurmangalina, Dmitry Legeza, Alexander Melnik, Aleksander Radashkevich, Danil Chkonia.
27 November (Friday)
2 p.m.– 3 p.m. Hour of paired festivals of the "Emigrant Lyre".
The organisers of poetry festivals in Marrakech (Said Tigraoui) and Portuguese Olhao (Fernando Cabrita) talk about the specifics of their festivals and recite their poems.
6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Reading of the poems by the jury of the festival "Emigrant Lyre 2020".
Waldemar Weber (Germany), Andrei Gritsman (USA), Yana-Maria Kurmangalina (Russia), Dmitry Legeza (Russia), Alexander Melnik (Belgium), Aleksander Radashkevich (France) and Danil Chkonia (Germany).
28 November (Saturday)
2 p.m. – 4 p.m. Master class "Poet and Editor"
The hosts are Waldemar Weber, Andrei Gritsman and Danil Chkonia. Russian speaking finalists of poetry competitions are invited to participate.
6 p.m.– 9 p.m. Evening of multilingual poetry "Constellation of Lyre".
Participants will be Belgian and foreign poets, as well as Russian speaking poets with poems in different foreign languages. Translations of all poems to Russian can be found in the collection "Constellation of Lyre".
29 November (Sunday)
2 p.m. – 4 p.m. Open final of the XII International Poetry Festival "Emigrant Lyre 2020". Competition of non-migrant poets "The Undropped Country".
Afterwards (4 p.m. - 5 p.m.): Jury meeting.
6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Open final of the XII the International Poetry Festival "Emigrant Lyre 2020". Competition of emigrant poets "Emigrant Vector".
Afterwards (8 p.m. - 9 p.m.): Meeting of the Jury.
9 p.m. – 10 p.m. Announcement of the results of the poetry competitions "The Undropped Country" and "Emigrant Vector". Closing of the festival.
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