In celebration of 40 years of partnership and cooperation between Krakow and Bratislava, Krakow will be a special guest at the BRAK – Bratislava Book Festival, taking place May 29 – June 1 in the capital of Slovakia. Nearly 40 entities will take part in the event, including numerous Central European publishing houses, bookstores, libraries, writers’ organizations, and cultural institutions, and among them several Krakowian institutions, such as the Polish Book Institute, Ha!art Corporation, International Cultural Centre, and the Krakow Festival Office. Krakow based author Ziemowit Szczerek and Slovakian writer Maroš Krajňák will take part in a discussion on Eastern European reportage and travel writing. During the festival, a special screening of the literary film View of Krakow as well as a multimedia presentation on Krakow UNESCO City of Literature will take place.
More on www.brakfestival.sk.