American colleagues visit Amsterdam

Krakeling Fellowship

4 October 2018

On 4 October, the Dutch Foundation for Literature will receive a group of American colleagues from the book trade, to get acquainted with Dutch literary life.

During their visit the fellows will be introduced to the Dutch children's literature by author and critic Mirjam Noorduijn; children's book authors Benny Lindelauf and Sjoerd Kuyper will share their experiences with book, theatre and film. Furthermore a visit to the studio of graphic novelist Erik Kriek is part of the programme, as well as an introduction to digital literature by Jaap Robben and Sara Kolster who will speak about their virtual reality project Out of Sight, and last, but definitely not least, poets Lucas Hirsch and Ted van Lieshout will present the poetry app Puzzling Poetry.

The fellows

  • Carolyn Greer
  • Liz Koch
  • Verushka Ray (BAM)
  • David Kilpatrick
  • Stacey Boomer (iPay)

Out of Sight from Sara Kolster on Vimeo.

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