Accompanying Events: Day-by-Day Programme
Tuesday, 6 May
Vilenica on Radio Slovenia, Channel 1
Literary Reading: Contemporary Lithuanian Literature

Saturday, 24 May, 15:00
Presentation of Young Vilenica Award
Vilenica Cave

Sunday, 31 August
Round table: “Becoming an Author”
17:00 Discussion by the Slovene Writers’ Association Youth Club members
18:00 Reading by the Slovene Writers’ Association Youth Club members
19:00 A Portrait of a Poet as a Young Man: an interview with Ciril Zlobec
Bilje, Negovan Nemec Gallery
In collaboration with the Slovene Writers’ Association Youth Club.

An Author at My Table: interviews with Vilenica guests at the publication of their work in Slovene translations
Wednesday, 3 Sept, 11.00
An Author at My Table: Jean-Michel Maulpoix
Moderator: Nadja Dobnik
Ljubljana, Charles Nodier French Institute
In collaboration with The House of Poetry.
Wednesday, 3 Sept, 19.00
An Author at My Table: Eugenijus Ališanka
Moderator: Stanislava Chrobáková Repar
Ljubljana, Hostel Celica
In collaboration with the Apokalipsa publishing house.

Wednesday, 3 Sept, 21.00
Sanje Festival 2008
Book talk: Ulrich Peltzer
Moderator: Amalija Maček
Ljubljana, Zvezda Park

Thursday, 4 Sept, 19.00

Authors at My Table: Sigitas Parulskis and Florin Lăzărescu
The authors will be interviewed by their translators: Klemen Pisk and Aleš Mustar.
The interviews will be followed by a concert of the Lithuanian Jazz Trio (Vytautas Labutis, Leonidas Sinkarenko, Arvydas Joffe)
Ljubljana, Jazz Club Gajo
In collaboration with the Modrijan publishing house, Euroman Series.

Saturday, 6 Sept, 16.00
Literary Mediators: presentation of activities
Cvetka Bevc: Slovene Writers’ Association, Slovenia
Piet Joostens: Het beschrijf, Belgium
John O’Brien: Dalkey Archive Press, USA
Alison Granucci: Blue Flower Arts, USA
Aušrinė Jonikaitė: Books from Lithuania, Lithuania
Wolfgang Kühn: Literaturhaus, Austria
Lipica, Hotel Klub

Thursday, 25 Sept, 11:00
Round table: “Living as an Author in Slovenia Today”
Moderator: Slavko Pregl, President of the Slovene Writers’ Association
Guests: Marijan Dović, Manca Košir, Desa Muck, and others
Ljubljana, Slovene Writers’ Association

Thursday, 2 October, 11:00
Round table: “The Rezija (Val Resia) Dialect and Literary Creativity in Rezija Today”
Moderator: Matej Šekli
Guests: Roberto Dapit, Luigia Negro, Silvana Paletti, Han Steenwijk, Milko Matičetov
Ljubljana, Slovene Writers’ Association

The evening programme at the Klub Hotel
will take place every day during the festival, 3–7 September.

Changes to the programme are possible.