READ THE MOUNTAINS FESTIVAL IN THE LIBRARIES OF THE UPPER SAVA VALLEY
Celebrating Alpine cultural heritage as part of the International Mountain Day – 11 December. The festival was conceived to mark the International Mountain Day and to promote events dedicated to mountains and literature. Literature presentations and discussions on contemporary Alpine mountain literature will take place in the libraries of the Upper Sava Valley. This initiative is to mark World Mountain Day.
As part of the International Mountain Day and the Alpine Convention’s project, the Read the Mountains Festival, Barbara Popit will present her debut book, Homage to the Himalayas, on Wednesday, 13 December 2023, at 18.00.
The Celian, traveller and writer will present her feelings, thoughts and experiences of trekking at the foot of the Annapurna massif. It is her personal confession and experience. The accompanying text was written by Slovenian mountaineer Viki Grošelj, who also led the trek.
In the Kranjska Gora Library.