House of Poetry Literature Association


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Književno društvo Hiša poezije
Pavšičeva 4, SI-1000 Ljubljana
Phone386 (0) 1 505 5257, 386 (0) 41 336 486
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The House of Poetry Literature Association dedicates its activities to the promotion of poetry. Established in 2006, it is mostly known for Poetikon Magazine and the book collection Poetikon's lyres ("Poetikonove lire"). The association strives to enable opportunities for poetry publishing, poetry translation and gatherings of poets.

Publishing programme

The publishing programme features contemporary Slovene and foreign authors of poetry. Programme consists of three collections, Poetikon's lyres ("Poetikonove lire"), the book series dedicated to publishing poetry collections from Slovenian poets, poetry in translation, and bilingual or multilingual editions of poetry. Sunflower ("Sončnica") and Ginko series, last one is dedicated to publishing essays, drama and prose.

Their books and magazine are promoted at various literary events in Slovenia and abroad: book fairs, poetry meetings and readings, such as the annual evenings with Poetikon authors during Slovene Book Days. The association also participates in round tables, press conferences and symposia.

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