Preview #1 Read My World 2018
This year’s edition of the Read My World festival, in the fall of 2018, is devoted to the literatures in and of Turkey. On 23 April, the two curators of the festival, Aylime Aslı Demir and Süreyyya Evren, will discuss some of their ideas for the upcoming edition of Read My World, and talk about their own work as writers, curators and activists in the current cultural and political climate in Turkey and Europe.
Preview #2 Read My World 2018
On this evening our curators will announce the shortlist of the 2018 festival!
PREVIEW #1 Turkey’s Turmoil
Three female Turkish writers address relevant topics such as freedom of opinion, diversity and migration, discussing them in the wider context of their country’s complex and rich history during a panel discussion moderated by Canan Marasligil.
PREVIEW #2 Read My World at Bijlmer Boekt!
The traditional Preview in the Bijlmer Parktheater on the eve of the new Read My World Festival!
Opening Night Read My World Festival 2018
The Official Opening Night of the Read My World Festival 2018. With all the writers, speeches and music from Karsu.
Read My World Revue
Young Amsterdam students present their own poems during a cheerful theater program, inspired on the work of the festival guests from Turkey.
What comes from Afar
In the Talkshow What comes from Afar young talented writers talk with Enis Akın and Karin Karakaşlı about literature, writing and presenting and reading literature.
Flâneuses: The Walk
A literary city walk with writers through the streets of Amsterdam North, a rapidly changing part of the capital.