15-16 nov 2019, photos by Harald Carlinger

Finding home: Stockholm International Poetry Festival 2019 in text and pictures

November 15th and 16th, we opened the doors at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts, inviting the audience to the Stockholm International Poetry Festival 2019 – the 23rd edition of Scandinavia’s largest meeting point for contemporary international poetry. Poetry, by established authors as well as younger talents, meet and combine with other art forms such as dance, …

Annually since 1997

About Stockholm International Poetry Festival

Stockholm International Poetry Festival is presented annually by 20TAL since 1997.

Spring 2022

Stockholm International Poetry Festival 25th Edition

Spring 2022 »When my name plunges, when my identity vanishes, only then does the nameless place of poetry emerge.« Kim Hyesoon This spring, for the 25th time, 20TAL organizes Stockholm International Poetry Festival. We want to celebrate this with a festival focused on the essence of poetry: its roots in the invocation, in the vision, …

30 nov - 1 dec 2018

The Stockholm International Poetry festival 2018

The 22nd annual Stockholm International Poetry Festival!

November 24, 2017

Stockholm International Poetry Festival 2017 Day 1 Text and Pictures

Read about the poets, musicians, performance artists and actors who participated during the poetry festival’s Grand Opening Show.

November 25, 2017

Stockholm International Poetry Festival 2017 Day 2 Text and Pictures

Read about the poets, musicians, performance artists and actors who participated during the second day of the poetry festival.

November 26, 2017

Stockholm International Poetry Festival 2017 Day 3 Text and Pictures

Read about the third and final day of the poetry festival.

November 24–26 at the Nobel Museum

Stockholm International Poetry Festival 2017

Three enchanted days where the written word meets music, dance and theatre in innovative expressions.

1997 -

Festival participants 1997 –

Enjoy the long list of participants in Stockholm International Poetry festival since 1997