Deelder & Lanoye

Behoud de Begeerte organiseerde voor de allereerste keer een literaire avond op 15 februari 1984, en wel in de Leuvense Stadsschouwburg. In die dagen trok Tom Lanoye veel aandacht met zijn atletische voorkomen en zijn grote muil. Jules Deelder daarentegen was toentertijd al volop de enige echte Jules Deelder, beroemd, berucht en bewonderd.Read More »Deelder & Lanoye

2×2

2×2, the project by Peter Jacquemyn, Sigrid Tanghe, Jan Pillaert and Klaas Verpoest, is a platform for cross-media improvisation performances.Read More »2×2

Feasts of Fear and Agony | Bram Van Camp

“Feasts of Fear and Agony”: of expressionist poetry to kinetic typography.

When Paul van Ostaijen wrote his ‘Feesten van angst en pijn’ (Feasts of Fear and Agony, 1918-1921), he was looking for a new language detached from narrative meaning. Through the use of handwriting, colours and experimental arrangements on the page, he suggests that his poetry does not necessarily have to signify anything concrete.
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Huree

An animation based on the free association of found images. The animation is laid out on the double bass solo ‘Huree 5’ by Peter Jacquemyn.Read More »Huree

Versporen

The poem ‘Versporen’ by Chantal Sap has one central theme: the Holocaust trains during WWII, in contrast to the current human migrations in Europe.
This poem is based on ‘Different Trains’, a three-movement piece for string quartet and tape written by Steve Reich in 1988.Read More »Versporen