Event:​​​​​​​Die Freiheit kam im Mai
Start: Thu, 07 May, 2020
End: Sun, 31 May, 2020
City: #stayhome
Category: Fine Arts / Multimedia / Film


Because of the Corona-crisis it is not possible to arrange the usual ceremony of liberation of the Mauthausen Concentration camp. So Mr. Franz Reiter from Elephant-publishing house decided to promote online the marathon reading  „Die Freiheit kam im Mai“.

Link to Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCtHdTzrGcg1v_LiHfsAHybg

The fist reading took place at Stephansplatz in Vienna on the 30th of  September 2018. "Die Freiheit kam im Mai" by Greek poet Iakovos Kambanellis was presented. Among 100 readers were  Heinz Fischer, Michael Landau, Hans-Henning Scharsach, Adele Neuhauser, Maria Bill, Jakob Seeböck, Gabriele Schuchter, Marleene Steeruwitz, Irmtraut Karsson, Marianne Enigl and other.