Albanian-Austria Cultural Year, Austrian Reading Club Opened
Albanian Daily News
Published February 5, 2018
Book reading is one numerous activities expected to be organized in Tirana as part of Albanian - Austria cultural year. One of the initiatives undertaken in the framework of this cultural exchange was the opening of a youth reading club devoted to the contemporaneous Austrian literature.
The book of a previously chosen Austrian author will be discussed in this club every last Saturday of the month in German reading hall of the National Library.
The first reading session was saluted by the Minister of Culture, Mirela Kumbaro and Austrian Ambassador in Tirana, Sonia Harreither.
Besides the reading of Austrian writer Elfride Jelinek book this session focused also in the work of translator Afrim Koçi who voiced in Albanian language more than 90 among world’s most important works.