Hafenlesung 19 is approaching! Ready for starting off into a literary summer, we're happy to bring fresh exciting texts to you in Arabic, French, Hungarian, Norwegian and German – as always accompanied by a fine array of al fresco vegan delikatessen.

Joining in are poet Tone Avenstroup from Norway, Arabian journalist, curator and poet Ramy Al-Asheq, Hungarian poet István Kemény featuring translations by Orsolya Kalász in person, German-French prose by Marie Rotkopf, poems by Hamburgian of choice Eckhard Rhode as well as young prose by Leona Stahlmann and Philipp Böhm.


Our founders:

Behörde für Kultur und Medien Hamburg

Hamburgische Kulturstiftung
writers’ room e.V.


Time and venue: Nachtasyl, 13.06.2019, doors 20:00, entrance 5,-, Alstertor 1, 20095 Hamburg