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  • The Limits of Books

    The Limits of Books

    17 .02 .2015 - Maria Farràs (K Team)

    What opportunities are being offered by the digital environment to expand stories? Why is the printed book resisting being substituted by the eBook? How do the great publishing mergers and international sales platforms coexist with the boom of new publishing companies and local bookstores? Can we all be authors? What happens with the reader’s rights? It is this whole new ecosystem, in contrast, that we want to talk about during the new edition of Kosmopolis BookCamp.

  • Music and Literature for Transcending the Frontiers of Europe

    Music and Literature for Transcending the Frontiers of Europe

    10 .02 .2015 - Eva Rexach (K Team)

    The European Union has 24 official languages. If we count all the different dialects, regional languages, Latin, Esperanto and the languages of the communities of certain ethnic groups, such as Romani, then that number increases considerably. Europe, then, is one and it is many: its enormous cultural richness is due in large part to this mixture of languages, of oral and written traditions, but also of music, which is perhaps the most universal language of all.

  • Journalism, Literature and New Media

    Journalism, Literature and New Media

    03 .02 .2015 - Eva Rexach (K Team)

    What do Jon Lee Anderson and Martin Caparrós have in common with Gay Talese and Truman Capote? Are stories better thanks to data journalism? How can literature transform contemporary facts into pieces of art? Journalism XXI will try to answer these questions.

  • Would you like to know which authors will take part in K15?

    Would you like to know which authors will take part in K15?

    26 .01 .2015 - Quima Farré (K Team)

    The full programme of the festival will be announced in mid-February 2015. Until then, here’s a preview of some of our outstanding guests: David Grossman, Rachel Kushner, Cristina Rivera Garza, Camille de Toledo, Taiye Selasi, Carles Torner and William T. Vollmann.