15. August 2019

Charity Poetry Duels

You are invited to attend Charity Poetry Duels on Saturday, August 24, 2019 , 18.30, at Ptuj City Theatre. All proceeds go to Ptuj Theatre Studio – DPD Svoboda Ptuj.

10. July 2019

Poetry in Focus: Germany

Slovenia will be visited by four giants of contemporary German-language poetry: Jan Wagner, Monika Rinck, Birgit Müller-Wieland and José F. A. Oliver.


4. July 2019

Open Letter to Europe 2019

In 2017, Days of Poetry and Wine, one of the most prominent Central European poetry festivals, launched the Open Letter to Europe project in collaboration with Berlin-based Allianz Kulturstiftung. This year, the Open Letter to Europe ito be authored by Bulgarian-born German cosmopolitan, writer, translator and performer Ilija Trojanow.

3. July 2019

Private Readings

Private readings remain among the most popular festival events. In the shady sanctuaries of four secluded spots in Ptuj, we will again be able to listen to the words and poetry of the festival guests. 

2. July 2019

Wall of Poetry

The western facade of the muziKafe Home of CULTure on Jadranska ulica features metal circles engraved with verses by poetesses and poets who attended previous editions of the festival made by Dušan Fišer. New verses are added each year, each time in a new colour scheme.