January – February 2017
Faber hosted a group of professionals coming from several countries who worked on projects related to various fields of letters: fiction, translation, literary essays, dramaturgy, theatre, knowledge management.
Wednesday 25 January, 7 pm
Function room at La Garrotxa County Museum
Allan Cameron | The residencies run by Faber in Olot are uniquely informal and generous.
Lila Azam | The hotel has superb views, the air is clean and pure, the restaurant (both breakfast and dinner) is lovely and staff is incredibly kind.
Biblioteca Fages de Climent (Figueres), 9th February Lila Azam, writer internationally recognized, and Jakuta Alikavazovic, winner of the Goncourt prize for first novel, talked about how the job of new writers, how they relate to the world, what expect of the...
Alissa Ganíeva has talked about tradition and transgression in her fiction, about how to deal with the closed society’s rules.
Gender roles in the North Caucasus and today’s religious challenges in the region
Matthew Tree explained some of his feelings when he moved to Catalonia. He contrasted his experience with Ganíeva Alissa’s experience.
Allan Cameron, Scottish writer and editor, made a speech to forty secondary school students about his task as an editor.
Wednesday 8 February, at 7 pm
Aula d’Escriptura de Girona, 2th February Through a first reading of the papers of Roberto Bolaño archive, Valerie Miles proved that Bolaño wrote almost twenty years in a disciplined way without publishing almost nothing, and through his continuous recycling method,...
Darder Museum, Banyoles
Tuesday 7 February, at 7 pm
Aula d’Escriptura, Girona
Monday 2th February, 7 pm