Program

3 October - Tuesday

16:00 - Poetry Slam, 

 

19:00 - Debut Books Exhibition, Grand Pera


19:30 - Opening Ceremony, Poetry Reading, Senem Diyici Trio Concert, Grand Pera

Alexandru Bulucz, Germany

Charlotte Van den Broeck, Belgium

Hajnal Csilla Nagy, Hungary

Maarten Inghels, Belgium

Maria Sevilla, Spain

Şehriyar del Garani, Azerbaijan 

Sonnet Mondal, India


4 October - Wednesday

16:00 - Poetry Academy, What is the Role of Poetry in the Lives of Young Adults?, Ahmet Hamdi Tanpınar Library

Moderator(s): Prof. Dr. Turan Koç, Doç. Dr. Oktay Taftalı

 

18:00 - Festivals Meet Young Authors, Goethe Institut Istanbul

Balázs Szollossy, Literature Camp of Association of Young Writers

Bas Kwakman, Poetry International Rotterdam

Dr. Thomas Wohlfahrt, Poesiefestival Berlin

Julia Florit, Ramon Llull Institute

Mite Stefoski, Struga Poetry Evenings

 

18:45 - How do Young Authors Reach International Audiences?, Goethe Institut Istanbul

Eleftheria Binikou, IWTCR

Juan Pablo Roa, Animal Sospechoso

Nancy Tryposkoufi, IWTCR

Samuel Shimone, Banipal

Timour Muhidine, Acte Sud

 


19:30 - Poetry Reading, Caddebostan Culture Centre

Büşra Sarıkaya

Didem Gülçin Erdem

Dolunay Aker 

Francesco Terzago, Italy

Harun Atak 

László Potozky, Hungary

Mehmet Özkan Süküran

Niillas Holmberg, Finland

Roisin Kelly, Ireland 

Sara F. Costa, Portugal

Selenay Kübra Koçer

Sonnet Mondal, India


5 October - Thursday

16:00 - Short Story Academy, What is the Role of Stories in the Lives of Young Adults?, Ahmet Hamdi Tanpınar Library

Moderator: Güray Süngü

Anıl Mert Özsoy

Arda Arel

Bülent Ayyıldız

Demet Şahin

Doğukan İşler

Ertuğrul Emin Akgün

Ezgi Polat

Hümeyra Yabar

Mustafa Orman


18:00 - Book Signing & Discussion, Mephisto Bookstore, Beyoğlu

Anıl Mert Özsoy

Doğukan İşler

Giray Kemer

Hümeyra Yabar

Mustafa Orman


18:00 - Book Signing & Discussion, İnsan Bookstore, Beyoğlu

Arda Arel

Bülent Ayyıldız

Demet Şahin

Ertuğrul Emin Akgün

Ezgi Polat

 

19:00 - İstanbul29 Promotion Event, Pera Museum

6 October - Friday

16:00 - Novel Academy, What is the Role of Novels in Young Adult's Lives?, Ahmet Hamdi Tanpınar Library

Moderator: Handan İnci

Jordi Sierra i Fabra, Spain

Giray Kemer

 

18:00 - Fatih Pages Bookstore, Poetry Reading & Discussion

Anne Seidel, Germany

İbrahim el-Sayed, Egypt

İdris Sezgin

Muhammed Cemal Ünal

Liudmyla Dyadchenko, Ukraine

Raşit Ulaş

Sevgi Yerlioğlu

Tuba Kaplan


19:30 - Poetry Reading, Yıldız Polyphonic Choir Performance, Pera Palas

Ali Thareb

Cengizhan Konuş

Duygu Kankaytsın

Ferid Hüseyin, Azerbaijan

Hayat Memiş, Romania

Mahmoud Al-Taweel, Syria

Martin Piekar, Germany

7 October Saturday

18:00 - Poetry Line Ferry, Valide Sultan Gemisi, Beşiktaş Pier