Mirrors of Europe – Drakulic to visit Italy

The civic association, Project Forum from Bratislava, Slovakia, is initiating a literary project Mirrors of Europe, financed by the European Union. It enables writers to spend three weeks in a selected country, in order to write an essay on what Europe is and means. A collection of the essays will be published in English next year.

Comissioned by Project Forum,  Slavenka Drakulic will spend three weeks in Italy ( September 11th – October 2nd).   

The list of other authors and countries they will visit:

 Andrei Kurkov from Ukraine –   UK 

 Jana Beňová from Slovakia – Portugal 

 Robert Menasse  from Austria – Turkey 

 Marie Darrieussecq from France –  Slovakia

 Andrzej Stasiuk from Poland – Moldova

 Vahram  Martirosyan from Armenia – France