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06.12.10 3:26
About Stockholm Poetry Festival
Stockholm Poetry Festival was founded in 1997 by the Magazine 10TAL. Since then, close to 200 of today's most interesting and innovative poets have visited the festival. Together with musicians, actors, dancers and artists, they have created unique and unforgettable performances at the Royal...
 
05.12.10 10:54
Stockholm Poetry Festival 2010
The theme of the night was resistance. Resistance against racism, resistance against homogeneity, resistance against the right-wing political wave that is currently sweeping the parliaments of Europe and Sweden. As a way of mounting their refusal to go along with the new order, 10TAL presented a...
 
21.09.10 10:25
KENYA, MON AMOUR
Welcome to an intense autumn with 10TAL! 10TAL presents the first comprehensive introduction to contemporary Kenyan prose and poetry in Swedish. Last winter, our editorial staff went to Kenya and found a literary rebellion. Writers, scholars and editors of periodicals debating, writing articles,...
 
05.11.09 7:10
Stockholm Poetry Festival 2009
"Something / is bursting the walls of my arteries something / is pounding its way up my throat like a volcano / rising / finally / I understand why I'm a poet," said Shailja Patel, and the hall erupted in cheers. Patel's fearless spoken-word poetry, singing along with Ngwatilo's alternatingly sharp...
 
30.04.09 1:20
00TAL presents WALTIC’s public events
The world premier for WALTIC - Writers and Literary Translators International Congress took place this year in Stockholm. Between June 29th and July 2nd, thousands of authors and translators from all over the world came to listen to the congress' 50 specially invited speakers. The themes of the...
 
08.10.08 9:33
Stockholm Poetry Festival 2008
Sharp words cannot be swallowed At this point, all of our foreign participants have left Stockholm. But not all of them could go home – Chenjerai Hove, the poet and literature professor from Zimbabwe who opened the festival, will be killed if he does. In the...
 
08.10.07 11:12
Stockholm Poetry Festival 2007
A scent of polypori and pine dispersed over Elverket when Kerstin Ekman and Nicolai Dunger opened the 2007 00TAL poetry bash at Elverket/the Royal Dramatic Theatre. Kerstin Ekman read from her latest amazing book, Herrarna i skogen, and Nicolai Dunger performed Nordic backwood...
 
01.10.05 9:38
Stockholm Poetry Festival 2005
Polyphonic voices, immortal poetry and beautiful music. When 00TAL organised the ninth Stockholm Poetry Festival, authors and musicians from China, South Africa, Ukraine, USA, Denmark, Finland and Sweden took part. “... it is as if the entire poetry audience understands...
 
01.10.04 9:44
Stockholm Poetry Festival 2004
On  November 29 the magazine 00TAL gathered some of the most interesting international authors together with our most formidable Swedish poets, musicians and artistes at the smaller stage of the Royal Dramatic Theatre for the eighth edition of the Stockholm Poetry Festival. The evening gave us...
 

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