On March 19-23 at the Salon du livre de Paris, the oldest and largest exposition event in the francophone world, Krakow and Wrocław, together with the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage and the Book Institute, will accentuate their literary and cultural identity. It is one of the biggest presentations of Polish literature abroad in 15 years!
January 17, 2015 at 6.30 p.m. / Filmhuis Den Haag, The Hague
Wolne Lektury is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. 2200 literary texts include set of readings recommended by the Ministry of National Education from public domain.
A week with masters of world literature, representatives of numerous languages and various literary genres, with book designers, publishers and translators. Nearly 100 distinguished guests from Poland and abroad. Discussions, exhibitions, film projections and theatre performances. All this awaits you in Krakow during the 6th Conrad Festival!
Chinese readers will be able to read Bacacay, Cosmos, Trans-Atlantyk, Possessed and Pornografia in their native language. The publication of Witold Gombrowicz’s five works in China was supported by the Embassy of the Republic of Poland and the Polish Institute in Beijing.
Starting from August on the corner of the Main Square and Bracka St. in Krakow, it will be possible to read poetry from 7 UNESCO Cities of Literature.
“The Plan” is, at its heart, a beautiful story of enduring love, forgiveness and redemption.
Wislawa Szymborska, William Shakespeare and Gabriel García Márquez become the patrons of 11th Literary Festival “Isola delle Storie” (“The Island Tales”), which starts on 3 July 2014 in Sardinia. The Polish Institute in Rome is a partner of the event.
Fragments of a yet unpublished novel by Mario Vargas Llosa, a Nobel Prize winner, will be presented to the participants of the European Literature Night, which will be held for the second time in Wrocław on 28 June. The city has been named World Book Capital for 2016.