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program 2020

- hanna herbst:
class "women of the world take over – the making of columns, commentaries and blogs"
(and many more)
more program details will be published soon

current publication:
sfd& wut >> (in german)

for event infos go to >> newsflash


sophie reyer (aut) / lyric poetry – a language of emaciation?

write a text that consumes itself.
online class with sophie reyer.
5 february until 18 march 2020. free participation

timo brandt (ger/aut) / sawing on eden's apple trees

class on erotic poetry.
30, 31 march; 1, 3 april; class performance during the festival "452 jahre wiener gruppe" on 21 june 2020
in association with "sprachspiel. biennale west"

clemens berger (aut) / ant bear to zebra

the zoo class
writing at the vienna poetry school and schönbrunn zoo. prose.
4 until 7 may 2020, class presentation on 8 may 2020

gertraud klemm (aut) / writing on the fine line

class in vienna
25 until 28 may, class reading on 29 may 2020 at
schauspielhaus/nachbarhaus, 1090 vienna

radio ö1 in association with the vienna poetry school / track 5' short radio play contest 2020 "es geht auch anders" ("it can also work differently")

deadline: 9 january 2020
announcement of the top 10 radio plays on 18 february at "alte schmiede". presentation of the winners: 28 february at orf-funkhaus, broadcast on 7 march at radio ö1 "hörspiel-magazin".

exhibition / vinyl poetics

exhibition by kalle laar (ger/aut)
26 september 2019 until 28 february 2020
venue: vienna poetry school, 1070 vienna
exhibition opening: 25 september 2019, 7 p.m.

flash fiction contest 2020

for the third time, the european association of creative writing programmes (eacwp) organizes a flash fiction contest – for texts with not more than 100 words! participation in 12 different european languages. deadline for submissions: 15 march (13.00h CET) – extended until 1 april!

an album for eternity

more of the sfd-series.
authors talk with fritz ostermayer about music and text production.
next guests: katja gasser on 26 march, stefan slupetzky on 29 april 2020

online festival map / "new poetry" worldwide

an overview of international festivals presenting or supporting "new poetry".