Friday, 8 Sept
11.30–19.30 The 15th International Comparative Literature Colloquium: “European Humanism and Its Challenges” (Part I)
Participants: György E. Szönyi (Hungary), Elżbieta Olechowska (Poland), Marko Marinčič (Slovenia), Petra Mutlova(Czech Republic),
Brane Senegačnik (Slovenia), Marco Russo (Italy), Matic Kocijančič (Slovenia), Žarko Paić (Croatia), Dean Komel(Slovenia), Rafał Zawisza (Poland), Neža Zajc (Slovenia), Bojana Tomc (Slovenia), Andrej Tomažin (Slovenia)
Ljubljana, Slovene Writers’ Association Headquarters and National Gallery of Slovenia, Auditorium
The colloquium will be held in English.
10.00 Central European Initiative Round Table at Vilenica: “Literature That Changes the World That Changes Literature”
Chair: Iva Kosmos
Lipica, Maestoso Hotel, Allegra Hall
The discussion will be held in English.
15.30 Meeting of Literary Mediators: “The Marketplace of Slovenian and Central European Literature”
Moderator: Aljoša Harlamov
Lipica, Maestoso Hotel, Thais Hall
18.30 Literary Evening with the Vilenica Awardees and Presentation of the CEI Fellowship for Writers in Residence 2017
Literary Reading: Yuri Andrukhovych (Ukraine), Vilenica 2017 Prize Winner, Maja Vidmar (Slovenia), Slovene Author in Focus 2017, Tanja
Bakić (Montenegro), CEI Fellowship Winner 2016, Andriy Lyubka (Ukraine), CEI Fellowship Winner 2017
Presentation of the CEI Fellowship 2017: President of the CEI Fellowship Committee, Patrizia Vascotto and CEI Deputy Secretary General, Erik Csernovitz
Moderator: Seku M. Conde
Sežana, Kosovel Cultural Centre
The discussion will be held in English and Slovenian. Translation by Breda Biščak.