Sunday, August 20, 2017

House of Writers hosts 10th International Poetic Unity Festival

The House of Writers hosted the grand opening of the 10th International Festival of Poetic Unity on Friday.

The theme of the day was "Come, O Muse Fertile," with readings dedicated to the 230th anniversary of the birth of poet and translator Vasily Zhukovsky, Ekburg.ru reports.

Readings on Saturday were dedicated to the 110th anniversary of the poet Nikolai Z. From Sept. 29 until Oct. 1, readings will be dedicated to the 1150th anniversary of the Slavic alphabet.

Poets from Moscow and abroad have been invited to the festival.