READING AND DISCUSSION WITH WRITER CVETKA LIPUŠ
Date and time: Tuesday, May 17 at 7:30 p.m.
Location: Austrian Cultural Forum, Embassy of Austria, 3524 International Court N.W., Washington, DC 20008
Cvetka Lipuš, member of the Slovenian minority in Austria’s province of Carinthia, is an award-winning author, who writes poetry in her first language despite having lived outside the Slovenian community for most of her adulthood. After residing more than fifteen years in Pittsburgh, PA, she relocated in 2009 to Salzburg, Austria. Ms. Lipuš has published seven collections of poetry, much of which has been translated into different languages. She is also the recipient of fellowships and literary awards in different countries, including the prestigious Slovenian Prešeren foundation award.
The reading and discussion will be in Slovenian, German, and English. Introductory remarks and moderation by Prof. Dr. Vesna Kondrič Horvat, University of Maribor.
A reception with Slovenian wine and Austrian apple strudel will follow.
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