European Literature Night in Edinburgh

Poets from more than six European countries perform their work across the city of Edinburgh

Friday 13 May

For the second year running The Enemies Project presents European Literature Night 2016 on behalf of UNESCO Edinburgh City of Literature.

Curated by Colin Herd, Theodora Danek and SJ Fowler:

5pm – 6.30pm at North Edinburgh Arts Centre

Performances from selected poets involved in European Literature Night

8pm-10.30pm at Summerhall – Red Lecture Theatre

Performances from European and local to Edinburgh poets followed by a specially commissioned collective performance.


Ásta Fanney Sigurðardóttir (Iceland), Nurduran Duman (Turkey), Billy Ramsell (Ireland), Alessandro Burbank (Italy), Alexander Filyuta (Russia / Germany), Christdoulos Makris (Ireland / Cyprus), Efe Duyan (Turkey), Martin Bakero (France) & Tomica Bajsic (Croatia). With supporting readings by Edinburgh based poets including Colin Herd.