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FILIT 2017, under the High Patronage of the Representation of the European Commission in Romania

2017-09-06T15:42:37+00:00

The fifth edition of the Iaşi International Festival of Literature and Translation (FILIT) will take place under the High Patronage of the Representation of the European Commission in Romania.               This is the third collaboration, after the 2014 and 2016 editions, when joint professional literary events have been organised in view of promoting cultural diversity.

Dozens of Romanian writers at FILIT 2017

2017-08-30T08:34:12+00:00

The Iași International Festival of Literature and Translation (FILIT) announces the names of Romanian authors joining our literary celebration between the 4th and 8th of October 2017, in Iași. At the FILIT House, the audience will meet writers Dan Alexe, Simona Antonescu, Ioana Bradea, Ruxandra Cesereanu, Andrei Crăciun, Codrin Liviu Cuțitaru, Tudor Ganea, Adrian Georgescu,

Creator of well-known character Dexter joining FILIT 2017

2017-08-06T09:44:55+00:00

Following the announcement of two Nobel Prize laureates attending the Iași International Festival of Literature and Translation (FILIT), we are thrilled to announce new names that will be joining the festival’s fifth edition, between the 4th and the 8th of October 2017.  Among these renowned guests is Jeff Lindsay (USA), the author of the novel

Two Nobel Prize laureates for Literature attending FILIT 2017

2017-08-25T17:43:08+00:00

The Iași International Festival of Literature and Translation (FILIT), taking place this year between the 4th and 8th of October, is announcing its fifth edition’s first guests: Svetlana Aleksievici, Nobel Prize laureate for literature in 2015, and Gao Xingjian, Nobel Prize laureate for literature in 2000. FILIT’s fifth edition brings forth many other new elements

Edward Hirsch and Norman Manea seek meaning in poetry

2017-06-06T11:23:48+00:00

Two old friends, American poet Edward Hirsch and Norman Manea, the Romanian writer living in New York, met their readers on Saturday, the 4th of October, on the fourth day of the Iaşi Festival of Literature and Translation, within a debate about poetry, its role in society and the way it influences character, as the

100 bottled poets

2017-06-06T11:23:50+00:00

Elena Vlădăreanu is invaded by ladybugs while writing poetry. Emil Brumaru focuses on what he has always loved best – a woman. Unfortunately, this time it's only a woman cut out of red paper. Ionel Ciupureanu snorts words, and Nora Iuga, at the ripe old age of 83, crawls around on all fours, with a

The smouldering conflict between translators and printers

2014-10-03T16:58:44+00:00

After a meeting with the writers gathered in Iaşi for FILIT and with the readers who were curious to see what their work consisted of, the translators retired to the Dosoftei Memorial House in order to try to understand how to access European funding for the translation of books into Romanian, through the Creative Europe