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class with anne waldman

short class "kinetic utopias"
23 & 24 october 2018 in vienna, plus presentation on 24 oct. at the schamrock evening/festival of women poets!
class held in english


preview autumn 2018

classes I lectures I performances I readings I talks I exhibition I music
zoltán danyi, raphaela edelbauer, simon goritschnig, bodo hell, christopher just, augusta laar, judith nika pfeifer, julya rabinowich, david schalko, anne waldman, herbert j. wimmer and more


class with raphaela edelbauer & simon goritschnig

"the achievement of the theory of everything". practice in experimental melancholy. 24 to 29 september 2018. writing class with author raphaela edelbauer, graphic accompaniment: simon goritschnig. class: 24 to 26 sept.; followed by an exhibition at sfd, opening on 27 sept.; class presentation on 29 sept. during the festival "melancholy in september  the survival of the weakest".
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sound installation at viennacontemporary

a contemporary allegory of place with lyrical encounters. featuring poets of the vianna poetry school (sfd), curated by mia legenstein.
27 to 30 september 2018; presentation: fri., 28 sept., 3 p.m.
entrance area at viennacontemporary art fair


melancholy in september – the survival of the weakest

festival: lectures | readings | performances | music | exhibition
27 sept. 2018, 7 p.m. exhibition opening raphaela edelbauer & simon goritschnig (vienna) "melancholy", venue: sfd
28 and 29 sept. 2018, always 8 p.m., venue: schauspielhaus, 1090 vienna
schule für dichtung in association with schauspielhaus wien


ebsn conference vienna co-organized by sfd – public events

from 3 - 6 october 2018 the european beat studies network (ebsn) holds its 7th annual conference in vienna. several evening events open for the public take place during the conference.


exhibition at sfd: café gerstl to go

exhibition by augusta laar & judith nika pfeifer to their online class "café gerstl"
until 31 august 2018
venue: vienna poetry school, mariahilfer str. 88a/stiege III/7, 1070 vienna


1st eacwp flash fiction contest: and the winner is ...

sivan shiknagy from ramat gan, israel with her contribution "kinetic energy"! the german text, "glass bottom" by dennis mombauer, came third. altogether, texts in 14 different european languages made it into the final round.


alpine class with bodo hell

"cow whispering" with bodo hell, writer & radio play artist. writing and/or sound class at his alpine hut in the dachstein mountains.
21 until 24 july 2018 (plus arrival and departure day), alternative date: 2 until 5 august 2018;
pre-meeting in the first half of june at vienna poetry school.
17 october 2018: presentation at sfd, 1070 vienna.
(no specific mounain experience needed)


european course for teachers of creative writing

the european association of creative writing programmes (eacwp) organises for the second time a course for teachers of creative writing. enrollments are open to worldwide participants.
17 to 20 july 2018 in normandy, france