Alberto Bejarano


/// June-July

Storyteller and poet of palimpsests*. His first book of short stories, "Litchis de Madagascar" was published in January 2011 by Editorial El Fin de la Noche in Argentina. His second book, a collection of short stories, "Y la jaula se ha vuelto pájaro" (And the Cage Became a Bird) was published in November 2014 in Bogota by Editorial Orbis. His first book of poetry was published in 2020 by the publishing house Sílaba in Medellín.

*Ancient manuscript preserving traces of earlier writing artificially erased. Source: Royal Spanish Academy

El Boga Residency

During his residency, Alberto will organise a film club and a collective writing workshop based on the impressions of watching films. The selected texts will be published in the form of outdoor string literature.