In the beginning of October, the 2nd International Book Fair took place in Podgorica. As in the first edition last year, TRADUKI was there with a book stand, on which the network and its activities were presented. On October 8, Hana Stojić, Jelena Knežević, Jovan Nikolaidis and Dragan Radulović presented the 146 Issue of the Magazine LICHTUNGEN with the focus on the new literature from Montenegro“.
The association RK LINKS from Belgrade organized another lecture in the cycle “On Oblivion and the Forgotten Ones”. In front of a full audience, the architect dr. Ljiljana Blagojević spoke about “Archiamnesia”. In the form of an inner dialogue of an architect between projects and projections, history, theory, and interpretation, she discussed the question if the architectural planning as a projection presupposes the new amnesia. Is this a complete or a partial amnesia? How many pieces of memory make amnesia are inconsistent?
The writer, theatre, and performance artist Jean-Lorin Sterian was the September guest of the writers in residence program of the association KROKODI. He used his month in Belgrade to do a research for his collection of essays and to work on his PhD. He met with a number of artists, organizers, and actors of the independent art scene. Among others, he met with the actor and performance musician Đorđe Branković, the organizer and director of the festival Kondenz for modern dance Marijana Cvetković and the body artist Marina Marković. Following his stay in Serbia, Jean-Lorin Sterian travelled to Zagreb, where he will continue with his work during his residence fellowship of the Museum for Contemporary Art.