World Poetry Day in Granada

Granada UNESCO City of Literature Program, in cooperation with Association Diente de Oro, and the Federico Garcia Lorca Centre, will organize in March 21, 2017 a long-range poetry recital to celebrate the World Poetry Day. Inn 1999, UNESCO proclaimed in Paris, March 21 as the World Poetry Day. The observance of World Poetry Day is
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2nd IASA Micro Story Prize

We support this interesting initiative to foster creative writing: a private enterprise based in Granada, IASA Ascensores, is calling for entries for the second edition of its micro-story competition, which gives the largest prize in Spain for this specific literary genre, with €3,000 for the winning micro-story. Deadline for entries: 15 March 2017. Jury: Leonardo
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Season: ‘Mandelstam´s sofa’

To coincide with the exhibition Osip Mandelstam: Word and Fate, a season of talks, round tables, literary encounters, readings and film screenings was organised, under the title El sofá de Mandelstam (Mandelstam’s Sofa), as a nod towards one of the most striking pieces included in the exhibition. This season was made possible by a partnership between
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Featured Bookshops in Granada

Lovers etch their sweetheart´s name on the ground better in Granada than anywhere else in the world

Federico García Lorca

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Documentary ‘Granada UNESCO City of Literature’

In early 2015 we invited writers, playwrights, artists, musicians, booksellers, publishers, teachers, journalists, translators, printers, cultural managers, members of literature associations and foundations and personalities from the arts world to take part in a documentary on Granada’s recent appointment as a City of Literature within the UNESCO Creative Cities Network (UCCN). Sponsored by EEA Grants
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