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12. November 2021

Winner of the Best Poem 2021 competition

Voting for The Best Poem 2021 is over. Song by Alja Pušič Leisure Activities received the most of your votes, 368. Sincere congratulations to the poet who receives 3 Beletrina books and the opportunity to be a guest at the upcoming Days of Poetry and Wine festival.


11. November 2021

We are announcing 10 finalists of The Best Poem 2021 Competition

The jury (composed of: Ana Svetel, Aljaž Koprivnikar and Kristina Kočan) selected 10 finalists from more than 350 submitted poems!

We invite you to vote for your favorite poem until Thursday, November 11, 2021, by midnight by liking it in our FB album.


28. October 2021

The Best Poem 2021 Competition

The Days of Poetry and Wine festival is announcing the Best Poem 2021 competition. The online competition, which aims to encourage the use of the Slovenian poetic language, is intended for the general public and is open to everyone, including you! Hurry up, enter your song in the contest by November 4, 2021!


5. September 2021

Share a Light

Share a Light, a virtual interactive poetry map, is redrawing the geography of human creativity while building a renewed world without borders and limitations. With a desire for a better future, and light as a symbol of hope, in Share a Light poets are building a collective illumination, connecting a community across the globe. Don't be shy, give it a try and lets get something started together: https://sharealight.eu/


31. August 2021

European Poetry in the Breeze: Translated by Young Slovenian Poets

On the occasion of the anniversary of the Days of Poetry and Wine festival, many renowned poets were invited to Slovenia, including poets who are also organisers of poetry festivals across Europe. In order to connect them with local poets, while encouraging dialogue between youth and experience, we have launched a translation project, the result of which is an e-book titled Evropska poezija na prepihu (European Poetry in the Breeze).


15. August 2021

Notice to visitors of Days of Poetry and Wine festival 2021

In order to ensure the safety of audiences and performers, the Days of Poetry and Wine festival 2021 will be held in accordance with the provisions of the Ordinance on the temporary limitation or prohibition of public gatherings in the Republic of Slovenia.