Eastern Express – Debate “Literary Impressions / Cultural reality”


Please note! In case of adverse weather conditions, all meetings will be moved inside the building of the former Andersen Theatre

Eastern Express – Debate „Literary Impressions / Cultural reality – the voices of writers from Belarus and Ukraine.

Participants: Andrei Adamovych, Kateryna Babkina, Alhierd Baharevich, Andriy Bondar. A Debate with Belarusian and Ukrainian poets and prose writers and their Polish translators about the current neighbourly relations

We will ask when does today’s Ukrainian and Belarussian culture comment socio-political reality? To what extent do art and reality influence the surroundings? Nowadays, where do artists find freedom of expression and do they find “the real, the genuine thing” or rather a “deliberate mystification”?

Moderator: Aleksandra Zińczuk – researches the heritage of the borderlands, editor of Kultura Enter Online Magazine, exhibition curator, author and editor of publications about the history of culture and literature, poet.