Recordings of HeadRead events

It has become a nice tradition that various channels record some of the festival’s events. The first conversation, between Henry Marshi and Joonas Hellerma was already aired on ETV2 and is available online. Next Saturday on 9 June at 20.00 (CET), the conversation of  Vladimir Sorokin and P. I. Filimonov will be broadcast. The last programme to air is … Continued

Thank you!

The tenth HeadRead is over, a new one is just around the corner. Another memorable week was the effort of many people, institutions and businesses, who are listed below. Estonian authors Eda Ahi, Boriss Baljasnõi, Karl Birnbaum, Roberta Bühler, Contra, Urve Eslas, P. I. Filimonov, fs, Aime Hansen, Hanna Brigita Jaanovits, Roomet Jakapi, Mart Juur, … Continued

Festival HeadRead in pictures

All photos of the festival are now online – you can relive the experience through the excellent photos of Dmitri Kotjuh and Louis Tarpin on our Flickr page.

Fourth festival day in pictures

Saturday includes the joint reading event, meetings with autors, actors, storytellers and sound poets and much more. Dmitri Kotjuh was here to record it all for our Flickr page.

The tenth HeadRead literary festival kicks off

Tomorrow, 23 May, the tenth HeadRead literary festival will kick off, bringing many renowned international authors to Tallinn, hosting a public reading event at the Freedom Square with literature about Tallinn, and offering discussions on relevant topics, performances by young authors and an evening of savouring puns. The kick-off events of the festival on Wednesday … Continued

Festival insert in the Postimees daily and catalogue

Have a great start of the festival week! Starting from today, the special insert about the HeadRead festival in the Postimees daily is available (in Estonian only). It features more information on events and guests and a look back at the last 10 years of the festival. The catalogue (in Estonian and English) is also soon available … Continued

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