Event:DACH_FEST. Culture Festival of German-speaking countries
Start: Thu, 28 February, 2019
End: Sat, 02 March, 2019
City: Saint Petersburg
Category: Education / Science / Language

Opening of the exhibition "You, breath, - my invisible verse ...". Books, dedicated to Rainer Maria Rilke will be provided from the collection of the Austrian Library in St. Petersburg and the Central Library of Mikhail Lermontov. Graphic works by Yulia Kursheva, inspired by the works of Rilke, will also be presented.

​​​​​​​Round table "Rilke - Russia - Lermontov". Petersburg researchers and translators of Rilke´s works K.M. Azadovsky, literary critic., Germanist, winner of international awards, V.N. Akhtyrskaya, translator, literary criti, Germanist, A.V. Belobratov, associate professor at the St. Petersburg State University,  Germanist, translator, editor and compiler of the Austrian Library translation series, will introduce students the works of Rilke and his translations of Russian literature.

Central Lermontov library

St. Peterburg, Litejnij Prospekt, 17-19

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Organizers of the project:

Сommittee for culture of St. Petersburg

Project "Lermontov: Heritage"

German General consulate in St. Petersburg

Austrian library in St. Petersburg


Goethe Institut

TV - St. Petersburg

Cinema club CINEMAFIA