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Rezension: to reach you, I dream – um dich zu erreichen, träume ich

Dieser Titel des kleinen Buches der indischen Malerin Jyotika Sehgal, das 2018 im internationalen Verlag Lecti Book Studio erschienen ist, ist zugleich der von Sehgal ihrem dritten Bild gegebene Titel.

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A journey from poetry to painting

National Award winner and painter Jyotika Sehgal was inspired by the Urdu poet Mirza Ghalib (1797–1869) to present the lingual to visual translation process. While writing and creating works in the translucent medium of Egg-Tempera from his Ghazals, she imagined him as herself, a painter, and saw herself coming closer to become a poet.

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Suomalaisia jalanjälkiä Bulgariassa

Viime vuosina filosofian tohtori Sabira Ståhlberg on julkaissut useita Bulgaria-aiheisia kirjoja, mm. Suomen Kaartista (Suomen Kaarti Balkanilla 2015), Mustastamerestä (Matka Kolkhiiseen ja Koiran elämää Mustallamerellä 2014) ja Bulgarian ruokaperinteistä (Orfeuksen maassa 2015).

Tänä vuonna hän on toimittanut kenraali Ramsayn ja perheen kirjeet sotavuosilta 1877–1878, jotka hän on julkaissut yli kolmensadan sivuisessa kirjassa Från Munksnäs till Konstantinopel.

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Емоция

Творчески текстове на Аглика Николова. Авторката участва в курс по творческо писане на Лекти културен център във Варна от ноември 2014 до юни 2015 г. Приглушена светлина. Запалени свещи на масата. Аромат на печена тиква и канела. Стая изпълнена с топлина, уют. Любов на лъжички. По картините слаби сенки от …

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Multicultural is richness

Finland’s most multilingual author Sabira Ståhlberg writes in at least five languages in original, and publishes books about a wide range of topics from children’s books with Greek mythology to academic works on ethnobiology, not to mention novels and poetry. Between travels, seminars and lectures Lecti Magazine succeeded in catching …

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Lots of things in the forest

Ursula Vuorenlinna has written by now five books about animals in the forest. The animals are not the usual furry bears or rabbits, but the small inhabitants a forest visitor usually neglects or runs away from, insects – ants, butterflies and grasshoppers. In her books they are just like people …

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Poetry Makes You Pay Attention

Canadian poet Stephanie Yorke is a Writer Resident at Lecti during April 2015. After she gave talks at a book store and in the library, we took the opportunity to ask her a few questions. Stephanie is the author of the poetry book Both Boys Climb Trees They Can’t Climb …

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Medelhavet är mitt hav

Elisabeth Sandelin utkommer i höst med en ny bok, ”Den stulna medusan”, som handlar om en ö i Medelhavet (i samarbete med Lecti Book Studio 2015). Elisabeth har tillbringat många år vid Medelhavet och lärt känna kulturer, språk och historia som få – en kunskap som hon använder då hon …