Time: 20:00 - 22:30
Location: Olav H. Hauge
Poetic punk gala
From ugly and angry to high-flown and laudatory – poets from 10 nations meet in a lyric world not found on any map.
Participating poets: Maria Stepanova (Russia), Yin Wang (China), Niillas Holmberg (Sápmi/Finland), Fredrik S. Hagen (Norway), Tishani Doshi (India), James Byrne (UK), Espen Stueland (Norway), Koleka Putuma (South Africa), Erlend Nødtvedt (Norway), Esther Kinsky (Germany), Risten Sokki (Sápmi/Norway), Ashur Etwebi (Libya), Gloria Gervitz (Mexico/USA), and her translator Helene Hovden Hareide (Norway).
A 30-minute break will be taken halfway through the programme.
Host: Heidi Bøhagen
Scenography: Lise Kristensen
The event will be held in English and other languages.