Category / Transborder Cafe
Transborder Cafe – Chto Delat, Morten Strøksnes and Gromyka at Finnmark International Literature Festival
Pikene på Broen, in cooperation with the Finnmark International Literature Festival, presented the Transborder Café exploring the delicate and sometimes unspoken cultural differences that exist across the Russian-Norwegian border.
In the framework of Murmansk Business week, Fridaymilk and Pikene på Broen collaberated for the first «Transborder Кухня (Kitchen)».
This year, Pikene på Broen were so lucky to be invited to contribute to the official program of the twelfth Havana Biennale.
Cultural contribution by Trygve Beddari and Anne Margaret Nilsen (music) and the Gaza based photojournalist and filmmaker Mohamed Jabaly who tells cross-borderstories on life in the Middle East.
On 25 October, both Russian and Norwegian Foreign Ministers and the Royal House of Norway come to Kirkenes to mark the liberation of Finnmark from German occupation. The day before, Pikene på Broen arrange a Transborder Café devoted to the question of freedom.
Pikene på Broen invite to Transborder Cafés arranged as a part of Extra Europa – the cultural festival within LINZ 2009 European Capital of Culture.