European Beat Studies Network (ebsn) | 7th annual conference

From October, 3 to October, 6 (2018) our colleagues from the Vienna Poetry School (sfd) along with the European Beat Studies Network (ebsn) will welcome worldwide participants willing to take part in the different activities and discussions concerning beats and politics, past and present

“Rhythm and sound” workshop in Scuola Holden

On 22 and 23 June 2016, Jörg Piringer, our Austrian colleague, will show in his workshop how to enhance poetic language through the manipulation of rhythm and sound. The course is organised by Scuola Holden (Turin) and takes place within the EACWP-network and the Teachers’ Interchange Programme, in association with the Vienna Poetry School and supported by the European Erasmus+ programme.

Creative Writing class in Spanish at the Vienna Poetry School

From the 23rd. to the 24th of May (2016) the Vienna Poetry School (sfd) will host this intensive course for Spanish learners and Spanish native speakers. The class is organised in the context of the EACWP-network and the Teachers’ Interchange Programme, in association with Escuela de escritores (Madrid) and supported by the European Erasmus+ programme. Registration form is already online

EACWP’s participation in NAWE’s Annual Conference

On behalf of the EACWP, our colleague Harriet Nachtmann from the Vienna Poetry School / sfd (Austria) attended and participated in the annual pedagogical event of the National Association of Writers in Education (UK). The following text is a first hand account of her experience in Durham over the weekend of the 13th of November.

Acoustic poetry: the music of language

On the 4th, 5th and 6th of November, Juerguen Berlakovich from both the Vienna Poetry School (sfd) and the Vegetable Orchestra will be imparting this course in Escuela de Escritores (Madrid), within the frame of our Teachers’ Interchange Program and thanks to the UE Eramus+ program. The three days class will be held in English. Registrations are already open.

Dial-a-poem

Curator Ugo Rondinone (SUI) shows an adaptation of American performance artist and poet John Giorno’s poetry installation Dial-A-Poem: in collaboration with the schule für dichtung.