Friday, February 16, Kathleen Heil is reading her fiction for Fiction Canteen at Hafenrevue III — Die Literaturszene Berlins am Wannsee at the Literarisches Colloquium Berlin. The evening also features presentations from the Haus für Poesie, Lettrétage, The American Academy in Berlin, and live music.
Tuesday, February 13, the second session of Night Thoughts: Contemporary Poetic Practices takes place at the Stillpoint Spaces Lab in Berlin at 7pm.
Kathleen Heil is teaching the seminar “Night Thoughts: Contemporary Poetic Practices” Tuesday evenings in February at Stillpoint Spaces Berlin. For tickets and registration, click here.
The final essay in the series on cultural life in Berlin, “Letter from Berlin #5: Dancing on our own,” on Berghain, is live on the Best American Poetry Blog.
“Letter from Berlin #4: This exchange,” on Tino Sehgal’s works at the Volksbühne Berlin, is live on the Best American Poetry Blog.
“Letter from Berlin #3: Nicht ich,” on the Beckett performances at the Volksbühne and recent protests, is live on the Best American Poetry Blog.
Tomorrow evening at ostPost Berlin, Kathleen Heil is reading from a short story in progress as part of Fiction Canteen. More info, here.
“Letter from Berlin #2: Fleshless beasts,” on Roderick George’s dance piece at the Sophiensaele, is now live on the Best American Poetry blog.
Kathleen Heil is a guest author this week at the Best American Poetry blog with “Letters from Berlin,” dispatches on recent cultural events in the city; the poet Rodney Wilhite, who also makes mixtapes as crescentius, will DJ. Read Letter #1, on the Ukrainian poet Serhiy Zhadan, here.