A series of discussions with contemporary Slovak writers...
The next event: 26th November 2015 at 6:00 pm
Program for Autumn 2015:
1st October 2015 at 6:00 pm
is a Slovak poet. She studied journalism and currently works as spokeswoman for Greenpeace Slovakia. In 2010 she won the Rudolf Fabry Award and in 2012 she won the Básne /Poems/ 2012 Asseco Solutions competition. Last year, her second collection of poems entitled Na! /There!/ was published.
29th October 2015 at 6:00 pm
studied screenwriting at the VŠMU (Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava). He became famous for writing the screenplay for the film Candidate. In addition to writing, he dedicates himself to organising cultural events in his birth town Lučenec. He is a hot candidate for getting a prestigious literary award for his debut entitled Vtedy v Lošonci. Via Lošonc. (Once upon a time in Lošonc. Via Lošonc.)
26th November 2015 at 6:00 pm
is a phenomenon in the Slovak (and Czech) theatre and literary environment. His non-violently appealing and sarcastically kind comix entitled Rudo has become a hit among readers, with an immediate and unusually long-lasting effect.
10th December 2015 at 6:00 pm
works as a priest, poet, novelist, essayist and artist. “In my books, books of those come to life, who left a mark in me. I can say more about the way the literary world has situated itself in me than about the way I have situated myself in it. Although, from a certain perspective, it is the same thing.”
In addition to projects and activities of an artistic character, the Nitra Gallery opens its spaces to other, non-artistic mediums. One such project is a series of discussions with contemporary Slovak writers, which the Nitra Gallery launched in 2006. All the discussions in the previous years were presented by popular moderator Dado Nagy.