Reading Havel

In the frame of the project Reading Havel, Radka Denemarková shared her thoughts on Václav Havel and read an excerpt of his essay A Word about Words.

The aim of the project READING HAVEL is to bring closer the key texts of Czechoslovakia’s and the first Czech president Václav Havel who would this autumn celebrate his 85th birthday.

Radka Denemarková about Václav Havel

Writer Radka Denemarková was also asked about Václav Havel. What does he mean to her? Find the answer in the video!

Radka Denemarková reading an excerpt from Havel’s essay A Word about Words

More readings & Info

The project Reading Havel was created in cooperation with the Václav Havel Library. The project builds on the original project Reading Havel of the Václav Havel Library and brings it abroad. The Czech Centres in Athens, Bratislava, Budapest, London, New York, Paris, Rotterdam, Rome, Seoul and Warsaw will participate in reading excerpts from Havel’s Letters to Olga and A Word about Words.

Project #readinghavel is a series of readings of Havel’s texts presented by prominent personalities from the Czech Republic and abroad.

Photo by Česká centra/Czech Centres