August 2016, 21h Square in front of the St Mark's Cathedral Korčula, Croatia The emphasis of the 5th ŠUŠUR! Festival of Words is on the issues of origin, belonging and identity in which a language/dialect plays a vital role. The audience will have an opportunity to hear personal testimonies, stories, and fragments by writers, travelers, historians with characteristic immigrant status and (im)permanent addresses. They will discuss their positions as migrants, the artistic process that is determined by nomadism and other phenomena of exchange of cultural patterns characteristic for the “life abroad”. Authors: Alida

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9. August 2015, 20.30h Square in front of the St. Peter's Church Korčula, Croatia In the warmest month of the year, on 9 and 10 August, Šušur! brings literary treats to Korčula for the fourth time with the hot topic of Love & Mystery novels, reserving for each genre one evening of literary debate in the surroundings of the picturesque medieval old town of Korčula in Dalmatia, Croatia. During the discourse the authors will share with the audience their interpretation of these genres. Authors: Ante Tomić, Želimir Periš, Rumena Bužarovska and Mirjana Novaković. August 2015,

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11. August 2014, 21h Trepoce Terrace Korčula, Croatia The third edition of the ŠUŠUR! Festival of Words is going to be realized in partnership with the Croatian association Kulturna Akcija - KULA and the poetic collective Pesničenje from Belgrade, Serbia. In the heart of Korčula island in Dalmatia, poets from the local and regional scene will be presented in two rounds. Come and actively support this unique artistic performance with your applause or be a part of it by reading your own verses which might have never seen the light of the day

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30. December 2013, 19h Cultural Center GRAD Belgrade, Serbia In the last glimpse of the year 2013, BLOCKFREI is co-producing winter edition of ŠUŠUR! Festival of Words in Belgrade. Up until now, ŠUŠUR! has been winning over summer crowds in Koručula, island in Croatia. This summer event dedicated to literature and art was presented as a part of regular gastronomic and cultural program of the Cultural center GRAD Deli Monday. On this occasion the newly published book Jugoton is burning! by Marko Pogačar will be presented. This collection of personal essays on music that marked one

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