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Writing residency in April 2017. Open call.

Writing residency in April 2017. Open call.

Open Call for Writers In the context of Saint George’s Day, The Day of Books and Roses, Jiwar celebrates a month devoted to writing hosting 4 writers and developing an special program around writing and literature. All genders: fiction, non fiction, poetry, prose, theatre, … All languages. The communication language during the residency will be...
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Presentation Timo Malmi's short film

Presentation Timo Malmi’s short film

    TUESDAY 29TH NOVEMBER, 19h. FREE ENTRY. Jiwar Creacition and Society. C. Astúries 36, Pral.   Next Tuesday 29th November, Timo Malmi, resident in Jiwar, will present his short film called The Battle of Tampere. Timo will introduce the film with a brief explanation of its content and once the film is finished, there...
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Timo Malmi in Jiwar. Finnish writer.

Timo Malmi in Jiwar. Finnish writer.

Timo Malmi (1948) has published poems, prose, novels, scientific articles and non-fiction books. Love, yearning and war are themes that connect Malmi’s multifaceted work. His love poem collection Tuulensuu, minä rakastan sinua, was published in 2014 to honour the women who were killed in 1918 defending their city of Tampere in the Finnish Civil War....
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Che Yeun. Korean writer.

Che Yeun. Korean writer.

Che Yeun is a fiction writer from Seoul, Korea. “You hate Jun’s car, a cheap Korean imitation of a European masterpiece. But you see the envelope in his front shirt pocket. The same plain white envelope he gives you every time, the one full of green 10,000-won bills folded in half. You politely keep your...
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Open studio in the garden. Work in process artists in residence

Open studio in the garden. Work in process artists in residence

SUMMER OPEN STUDIO Wednesday the 10th of August 19h-21h Jiwar garden. C. Jaén, 14     Before to take a break we will share a moment with a fresh drink and the works in process of our residents Giorgi Maghradze (visual arts, Georgia) Dana Zed (visual arts, U.S.) Namita Chakrabarty (writing, UK) Danielle Carla Hogan...
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New artist in residence. Namita Chakrabarty. Writing.

New artist in residence. Namita Chakrabarty. Writing.

New artist in residency. Writing and performance. Namita Chakrabarty (UK)   At Jiwar Dr Namita Elizabeth Chakrabarty will be working on a novella, experimenting with lyrical language and form, exploring love, complicated by our entwined cultures. Her work is interdisciplinary: prose fiction, recorded and live performance, and critical academic writing using visual imagery, with a particular...
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Open reading from authors in residence in Jiwar

Open reading from authors in residence in Jiwar

MULTICULTURAL READING FROM OUR AUTHORS IN RESIDENCE                        Credits: Mireia Estrada G.  Tuesday, the 26th of April 19h-20h30 Jiwar space. C. Astúries 36, Pral. Collaboration: 2€ The gourmet store Le Regioni d’Italia will offer a wine and a taste in the end. Che Yeun, Anne Hayden and Tommaso Merlo will present their work as writers...
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Writing Jam Sant Jordi's Day in Jiwar

Writing Jam Sant Jordi’s Day in Jiwar

Enjoy Sant Jordi day with us Jam Writing session All lenguages are welcome 23 of April, 19h30 C. Jaén, 14 (Jiwar back garden) Collaboration 5€ A coupe of wine and a degustation will be offered by Le Regioni d’Italia Second collaboration with Colectivo Escritura en vivo. A big JAM writing session with live music and live painting....
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Writing in Barcelona. Literary talk by Erin Hobey

Writing in Barcelona. Literary talk by Erin Hobey

Writing in Barcelona. Personal look from the US   Cafè dAlicia (C/ Entença 176) Tuesday 15th March, 18.30h   Erin Hobey, US artist in residence at Jiwar, suggests us to go deep into the literary history of Barcelona and the writers who used it as a scenary for their novels, as well as talking about...
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To see, close your eyes. Literary workshop by the poet Esther Ramón

To see, close your eyes. Literary workshop by the poet Esther Ramón

To see, close your eyes. Imaginary world and poetical creation     Esther Ramón (poet, critic, teacher of creative writing and having a PhD in Theory of Literature and Compared Literature by the Autonomous University of Madrid) will guide the participants during the workshop. We’ll work with the imaginary world of poets like Marosa di...
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