International conference: Importance of reading in the school system
In Pionirski dom, as part of the Poets of Today - Voices of Tomorrow project, we are preparing an international conference on the topic of the importance of reading in the school system.
8.30 – 9.00 Arrival
9.00 – 9.30 Introduction and greeting: Bjanka Kršmanc, Nika Kovač
9.30 – 11.00 Introductory lecture: Anja Zag Golob
11.00 – 11.30 Break
11.30 – 13.00 Roundtable about pedagogues, poetry and school system
13.00 – 14.30 Lunch break
14.30 – 16.30 Lectures about importance of reading
16.30 – 17.00 Break
17.00 – 18.30 Keynote speaker Adriaan van der Weel: Importance of reading
18.30 – 19.00 Break
19.00 – 20.00 final event and Poetry performance of 5 lead poets
The closing poetry performance will be a presentation of poems by an international poetry collective of recognized and established poets. The poetry of Anja Zag Golob, Harria Hertell, Radmila Petrović, Małgorzata Lebda and Márton Simon will come to life on the stage of the Festival Hall.
Participation in the conference is free of charge, and applications are accepted via the online form: https://forms.gle/sBT4pAKVW33F2hxs7