CELA project: Introductory week

Brussels is the European city currently hosting the launching of the first edition of CELA project–Connecting Emerging Literary Artists, headed by our colleagues from ArtEZ (The Netherlands).

Frank Tazeelar in Escuela de Escritores

Thanks to our Teachers Interchange Programme, Frank Tazeelar, the director of the Institute of the Arts (ArtEZ / The Netherlands) imparted a three days lesson focused on “Strategies for writers in an interaction environment” to the masters’ students of Escuela de Escritores in Madrid.

A journey with David Foster Wallace

Jesús Pérez Saiz, our colleague from Escuela de Escritores (Madrid), has compiled in this clever and sensitive chronicle a first hand account of his recent teaching experience at Scuola Holden (Turin), thanks to the EACWP Teachers’ Interchange Program and the Eramus+ support.

Poet Gale Burns in Escuela de Escritores

Within the frame of the EACWP Teachers Interchange Programme, poet and teacher Gale Burns (Kingston University) has been invited by Escuela de Escritores (Madrid) to impart a two days workshop based on the contemporary English poetry craft, tecniques and artistry applied to all kind of vocational writing genres. Registrations are already available for all public and participants.

Risto Ahti

In cooperation with Orivesi College of Arts (Finland) and thanks to the Erasmus+ program, Lorena Briedis, our EACWP community manager and colleague from Escuela de Escritores (Madrid) is in her last week of her job shadowing experience with Risto Ahti, one of the most remarkable Finnish and European poets as well as one of the most worldwide noted Poetry teachers. In her weekly Finnish diary, Briedis tells us more about her meeting experience with Ahti and her journey up to this pedagogical exchange.