Date and time: March 1 - October 1, 2021
Place: Samara MBUK g. Samara «SMIBS»
Further Information: A group in the social network VKontakte «We read. We understand. Translating by R. M. Rilke» https://vk.com/concursrilke
Organizers of the project: «Rilke community» of the Samara Municipal Information and Library System
The project is supported by: Austrian Cultural Forum
The competition is held in three nominations: Reading. Work - video of reading an excerpt from the work of R. M. Rilke «Notes of Malte Laurids Brigge» Understanding. Work – essay - understanding based on the work of R. M. Rilke «Notes of Malte Laurids Brigge» Transfer. Work - the original of the poem and the personal translation of the contestant into Russian are provided. Sonnet from Part I of «Sonnets to Orpheus» Stage I - from March 1 to October 01, 2021. Acceptance of Applications and Works of the participants of the Competition and publication of the selected works in the VK group «We read. We understand. Translating by R. M. Rilke» https://vk.com/concursrilke. Works received after midnight (Moscow time) on October 1 will not be accepted for consideration; Stage II - from October 2 to October 31, 2021 - the work of expert commissions, drawing up a long list of participants (20 people), members of the jury welcome online voting by spectators for the contestants. The number of likes will be taken into account when summing up the results. Stage III - from November 1 to 15, 2021 - the work of expert commissions, drawing up a short list (10 people) Stage IV - from November 16 to November 30, 2021 determination of the winners. Stage V - December 5, 2021 - awarding of the winners at the II International Literary Festival «Rilke. The melody of things».