Peter. Poetry Festival at Kanonersky Island

July 24 at 18:00 to open the second festival of poetry, known as "shallow." This is not just a literary festival in nature. How to write the organizers, "we do not arrange a funny exit on nature, we open the lab, which will be carried out the experiment to replace the institutional props literature gusts of wind and marine environment of industrial ruins.

During the summer, when, and so wealthy literary life of the city comes to a complete desolation, it's time to question the very shape of salon poetry and poetry back fresh air.Street - this is the space where you can experiment and put on poetry itself, tearing it from the plush womb cafe and a cooling interior galleries. Learn how poems can be heard in the open air and that will remain of them will become the poetry on the uninhabited critics and magazines and space - is the goal, which is before the festival poetry Gun Island. We do not arrange a funny exit on nature, we open the lab, which will be carried out the experiment to replace the institutional props literature gusts of wind and marine environment of industrial ruins.Here you will read and listen to poetry like you have never done this before.

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EPISODE TWO | Shallows
Kanonersky island, the beach behind the garages
24 July, 18.00

The second episode of the festival is held at the new location and, therefore, along with the geography gets a different concept, refusing to "firm soil" literature (or what today is considered to be any) and going up on shaky Shallows other socio-cultural practices that tacitly excluded from the symbolic production.If before the first episode of the poet's goal was to make the sacrifice well-established identity and has become a form of representation, but the tank just technically forced to abandon its traditional form and - scream, make stencils, use various technical means for reproducing voice and text, the second episode will more deep drilling prevailing institutional context of poetry. Just as the tide uncovers unexpected offshore areas near the coast and the second episode of the festival will aim to have found in the contemporary literary process, not only unnoticed before names, but the entire community are excluded, the themes and forms of existence of poetry, which occupy eccentric in a sense, the situation regarding its general coastline.Poetry social activists and minorities, sung poetry and poetry performances - all of this unfold on exposed areas of the bottom of the Gulf of Finland and specially designed scaffolding on the water.That is how we intend to find out that until now concealed the inertia waves impinging on the two - because inertia cultural institutions always goes hand in hand with the corruption of traditional writing styles. That is how we intend only to point to the top of the iceberg, which is unseen by poetry.

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