Polish evening at the Literature Festival Ruse

08.10.2020 - DAY SIXTH of the Festival opened with a documentary exhibition – The Treasures of Krakow of the International Cultural Center in Krakow, presented by the new director of the Polish Cultural Institute in Sofia, Anna Opalińska, together with Ms. Svetla Karanesheva (Program Department, translator).The program continued with readings from three of Olga Tokarczuk’s More...

October 7th, 2020|

Hong Kong, until recently

A project presented by Momchil Mihailov - Momo & a special guest. An exciting audio-visual tour of Hong Kong - a until recently possible world, which, widely viewed as an example of an economic system - today is doomed to go back to a time that we in Bulgaria know all too well.

October 7th, 2020|

Tonight: The 9th edition of the Literature Night will be held

Dear friends, We kindly remind you that tomorrow at 6 PM, the 9th edition of the Literature Night will be held in Ruse. Here is some additional information about the reading nests, as well as what will be read and by whom: At the Austrian Library "Elias Canetti", Jasena Gospodinova will read from The phone More...

October 7th, 2020|

Zlatko Enev and Hristo Karastoyanov will read tonight

Zlatko Enev has been living in Germany for 20 years, where he works and lives with his family. His life changed dramatically when Lea Eneva, his daughter, was born and diagnosed with Asperger's Syndrome. "Praise for Hans Asperger" is a first-person narrative, documentary and a cruel, narrow walk of a parent between the fine lines More...

October 6th, 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|

Readings by Nikolina Skenderia-Bonet and Thomas Perle

We had the pleasure of welcoming Nikolina Skenderija-Bonet and Thomas Perle at Canetti House. Nikolina presented an excerpt from her dissertation, discussing the symbolism of language and the “tongue” in Canetti's work. Perle presented his partially autobiographical book, "We left because everyone left," that deals with the emigration of a Romanian family from the perspective More...

October 5th, 2020|

„Soundtrack Ruse“

Tonight, 6 PM at Canetti House, Sara Renar, holder of this year's "Sharing Future" Artist in Residence scholarship, will present her project "Water - a Soundtrack" - live, with the participation of Anna-Maria Nikolaeva, Mira Dushkova and Yavor Tsanev.

October 4th, 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|


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|