The Romanian Cultural Institute (ICR) <Aleea Alexandru 38> will be hosting Friday, Sept 16 the launch of the volume Bucharest tales, an anthology of English texts about Bucharest, published this year by the New Europe Writers Publishing House (Poland/Great Britain). The volume contains poetry and prose inspired by Bucharest and written by established or lesser known artists, most of them Romanian – Mircea Cartarescu, Dan Mircea Cipariu, Denisa Comanescu, Train T. Cosovei, Dan Lungu, Ioana Ieronim, Adrian Paunescu, Ioan Es. Pop, Simona Popescu, Doina Rusti, Saviana Stanescu, Bogdan Suceava, Stelian Tanase, Grete Tartler, Lucian Dan Teodorovici, Calin Torsa and others – as well as foreign – Igor Isakovski (Macedonia), Mike Ormsby (Great Britain), Jennifer Robertson (Great Britain). Among the event attendees – the anthology authors – John Beckett (Australia), James Coon (USA) and Andrew Fincham (Greta Britain). Bucharest tales is the 5th volume in a series aimed at supplementing the tourist guides of the capitals of the “New Europe”.
From 6:30 pm, the discussion about Bucharest will carry on at the Anthony Frost bookshop (Calea Victoriei no 45). Public access is free.