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Zdravka Evtimova in Ruse with “July Stories”

November 8, Sunday 4 PM Drama Theatre Ruse “Sava Ognyanov” Zdravka Evtimova is coming to Ruse at the invitation of the International "Elias Canetti" Society. Her visit was scheduled for the last day of the Literature Festival, when it was postponed, and is now becoming a kind of sequel. Zdravka Evtimova's unique prose has More...

November 4th, 2020|

Sara Renar at Canetti House on the 4th of October from 6 PM – “Water – a Soundtrack” – live, with the participation of Anna-Maria Nikolaeva, Mira Dushkova, and Yavor Tsanev.

The event was organized by the International Elias Canetti Society, with the kind support of the Danube Rectors' Conference (DRC). The chosen candidate to implement their project idea through the IECS’s “Sharing future” Artist in residence scholarship in Ruse is: Sara Renar Sara was born and lives in Zagreb, the capital More...

October 5th, 2020|

The festival was opened with the play “Kaspar” by Peter Handke

You can see more photos from the event on our Facebook page HERE.

October 1st, 2020|

LITERATURE NIGHT 2020 – IN RUSE

OCTOBER 7, WEDNESDAY, 6 PM The 9th edition of the Literature Night in Ruse will be held at Canetti House (12 Slavyanski Blvd.), the Austrian library “Elias Canetti” and at the Regional library “Lyuben Karavelov” in Ruse. Each 30 minutes famous Bulgarian actors read excerpts from the works of contemporary European authors translated into Bulgarian. More...

September 26th, 2020|

Literature Festival Ruse 2020 – 13th edition – “POSSIBLE WORLDS”

13TH INTERNATIONAL LITERATURE FESTIVAL - POSSIBLE WORLDS From the 1st until the 16th of October 2020 at Canetti House, 12 Slavyanska street, the Austrian library, as well as the Drama Theatre Ruse, ploshtad Svoboda 4. The festival is organized by the International Elias Canetti Society with the kind support of the Goethe-Institute Sofia, More...

September 16th, 2020|

Reinventing Role Models Exhibition 20th September 16:00 in the Canetti House

Reinventing Role Models Exhibition 20th September 16:00 in the Canetti House The “Reinventing Role Models” Exhibition will be opened on September 20th in the Canetti House. The exhibition is the result of a cultural educational project on the topic of role models implemented by the International Elias Canetti Society in August this summer. During the More...

September 15th, 2020|

International Elias Canetti Society Celebrates 115 years since the birth of Elias Canetti

115 years ago, on July 25, Elias Canetti was born in Ruse (then Rustchuk). 76 years later, in 1981, he received the Nobel Prize for Literature for “writings marked by a broad outlook, a wealth of ideas and artistic power”. Bulgaria then missed the event. The name of the writer was little known and only More...

July 23rd, 2020|

This years chosen candidate to implement their project idea through the IECG’s “Sharing future” Artist in residence scholarship in Ruse is:

Sara Renar. She won in competition with 44 other candidates from Europe, Asia, Africa and Australia. Sara is a graduate architect and she is also a Croatian performing and recording musician. A calling she has answered successfully for years and her project idea, titled "Soundtrack Ruse 2020" was selected and won her the Scholarship. The More...

May 20th, 2020|

Residency Scholarship 2020 – RESULTS

Dear applicants, dear friends, We would like to sincerely thank you for your interest and applications for the Residence scholarship 2020 – Sharing Future! The decision on the winner of the scholarship was made by a four-member board of trustees of the Elias Canetti Society and the Danube Rectors‘ Conference. The exact composition of the Board More...

May 11th, 2020|

Celebrating the international EUROPE DAY with a concert by the West–Eastern Divan Orchestra

The first chords of Beethoven's Ninth Symphony will be played on May 9th, at 6 pm, on the square in front of the Ruse Opera. The International "Elias Canetti" Society and State Opera greet the public with a recording that in a way carries the symbolism of the European idea. In order to comply with More...

May 7th, 2020|