FEST CONFERENCE 2020 - Bursa (Turkey)

TO THE ROOTS - Storytelling Tradition in Anatolia and Beyond

23 - 26 June 2020
Bursa, Turkey

The 2020 FEST Conference is a place for storytellers and organisations to meet, exchange and share knowledge and experiences on different themes that touch the oral storytelling community.
In Bursa we will lead you through a series of workshops and lectures about the traditional and contemporary oral storytelling scene in Turkey.

You’ll have the opportunity to learn all about the FEST projects and objectives and prepare the future.

Deadline registration with accommodation
May 4th 2020
Deadline registration without accommodation
June 6th 2020
Organised in co-operation with:
SEIBA

SEIBA Storytelling Center

Nilüfer

Nilüfer Municipality Bursa

Co-funded by the Creative Europe programme

The 2020 FEST Conference is a place for storytellers and organisations to meet, exchange and share knowledge and experiences on different themes that touch the oral storytelling community.
In Bursa we will lead you through a series of workshops and lectures about the traditional and contemporary oral storytelling scene in Turkey.

You’ll have the opportunity to learn all about the FEST projects and objectives and prepare the future.

 

 

Organised in Co-operation with

SEIBA
SEIBA Storytelling Center
Nilüfer
Nilüfer municipality Bursa

Past Conferences

  • FEST Conference Photo 2010

    FEST CONFERENCE 2010 – READING (UK)

    The programme of the conference consisted of discussion and exchange through interest groups, presentation of projects (“Diversity in Storytelling”), guest speakers, the structural development of FEST (council meeting), and free networking time.

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  • FEST Conference Photo 2009

    FEST CONFERENCE 2009 – LAUSANNE (Switzerland)

    FEST 09 was the meeting of 19 countries, represented by 60 storytellers, to determine an international forum or meeting place for European Storytellers. The aim of the Conference was to further the agenda of FEST 08, and to agree on the Memorandum that determined the ambitions, aims and intentions of the FEST organisation as a whole. The Conference also served to bring together many different types of storytelling organisations to share knowledge, information and ideas on current projects, upcoming projects and possible collaborations.

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  • FEST Conference Photo 2008

    FEST CONFERENCE 2008 – OSLO (Norway)

    The Oslo conference was the first gathering of European storytellers that led to the founding of FEST. It was attended by over sixty representatives of nineteen countries: Bulgaria, Canada, Denmark, England, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Holland, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Norway, Poland, Scotland, Sweden, Switzerland and Wales.

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