WortWelten (Word Worlds)

Literature Series

05May09 - 17November09

The series WortWelten (Word Worlds) at the Haus der Kulturen der Welt offers authors from around the world a platform to "speak out" and engage in lively discussions that welcome a wide spectrum of opinions and forms. Poetry, Spoken Word, essays along with novels and journalistic works can be heard on stage at WortWelten. Discursive, controversial and open for new lines of thought and styles, WortWelten reflects the dynamic developments of a globalized world. At the same time, WortWelten takes a journey through all genres - prose, poetry, spoken word, drama, and also essays, journalistic and philosophic texts can be heard.


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