Thu 28 June
The Lithuanian poet Antanas A. Jonynas in Rotterdam
28th of June, 19:00, at Goethe Institut Rotterdam
Dutch-Lithuanian Culture Centre invites you to the evening with poetry and music.
Freedom and creativity, freedom to create, creative freedom. One can try to combine these two components endlessly. But how was it then, back in the Soviet era, that these seemingly strange bedfellows could exist side by side? And how is the situation now? Can a writer/composer/painter/ survive now, being as free as one could only dream about in the Soviet time with its support for non-rebellious creative minds? These and other questions can be ‘fired’ at the President of the Writers’ Union of Lithuania, Lithuanian poet Antanas A. Jonynas With participation of Asta Helsper-Balciunaite, Ausra Listaviciute en Kyrill Kazakevichius