"Dieses ganze romanhafte Lügen ..."
The festive ceremony to mark the thirtieth anniversary of the umbrella organisation of the Association of Literary Societies and Museums (ALG) explores the literary process of writing as the object of engaging with the literary act. Authors’ letters, diaries and papers create a text collage offering an insight into the conditions of writing, showing the treasures stored in Germany’s literary archives. Welcome address by the Minister of State for Culture Prof. Monika Grütters, Kathrin Röggla, and Hans Wißkirchen. Text collage with texts by Thomas Brasch, Volker Braun, Christine Brückner, Heinrich Heine, Hans Fallada, Heiner Müller, Brigitte Reimann, Peter Weiss, Christa Wolf et al. Reading by Richard Haus, Wanja Mues, Nina West. Music: modern notion duo (Ingo Reddemann, Vincent Vogel).