J. V. Foix at Torrents de Lladurs

On the night of August the 24th, as part of the Grand Tour –a guided walk open to everybody and shared by artists and writers– organised by Nau Côclea, after having gone down the Coll de Jou towards Solsona, the participants stopped at the Torrents where Moixic and Núria Terri recited some of the poems by J. V. Foix that are linked to the land of origin of J. V. Foix’s lineage.

Al diari El Punt Avui del 20 d’agost, Arnau Puig, teòric del grup artístic «Dau al Set», publica un article en què recupera l’article «Hematografia», que J. V. Foix va publicar a La Publicitat l’11 de gener de 1932, que podeu trobar aquí.

Llegiu l’article d’El Punt Avui aquí.

On Sunday the 23th July the Ara, in the «Abans d’ara. Peces històriques triades per Josep Maria Casassús» section, has published an article by J. V. Foix that had appeared in Monitor in 1922.
The journalist drew up strategic international proposals for the sovereignty.

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On Sunday the 9th July the Ara journal, in the «Abans d’ara. Peces històriques triades per Josep Maria Casassús» section, has published the article by J. V. Foix that had appeared in La Publicitat in 1931.
In neighbour countries there were reluctances regarding the rising Republic and Generalitat.

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On June the 7th, the 13 pupils that won the Jocs Florals poetry comptetition held in the Poeta Foix School on the Saint George’s Day came to visit the accompanied by Màrius Pla, the School Director, and by the teacher Susanna Parra.

Foto Palau i Fabre: Toni VidalOn Thursday June the 15th, and as a part of the Palau i Fabre Year and the 30th aniversary of J. V. Foix’s death, in an event organized by MUHBA, the Fundació J. V. Foix and the Fundació Palau, Pere Gimferrer and Vicenç Altaió will devote the act entitled «J. V. Foix i Josep Palau i Fabre, elective similarities» to approach the friendly and professional relationship between these two great Catalan poets.

Day and hour: Thursday June the 15th at 7 pm

Site: MUHBA Vil·la Joana. Casa Verdaguer de la literatura
Ctra. de l’Església, 104 (Vallvidrera)

How to get there.

A course on poetry: J. V. Foix

On Tuesday June the 6th and as part of the poetry seminar «Poetes en temps de penúria» («Poets in Times of Scarcity»), organized by Antonio Alegre at the Laie bookshop, Jordi Cornudella will devote his session to the poet J. V. Foix.

Date and time: Tuesday June 6th, 7:30-9:00 pm.
Place: Lliberia Laie, Pau Claris 85 08010 Barcelona
Price for session: 20 €

Here you can read the program.

Homage to Enrique Badosa

On June the 1st a Conference to pay homage to the poet Enrique Badosa will take place on the occasion of his 90th anniversary. Badosa has translated the Catalan poets J. V. Foix and Salvador Espriu into Castilian, in addition of being a publisher and literary critic.

Day and hour: June the 1st from 10 am to 7 pm.
Place: Aula Capella at the Universitat de Barcelona. Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, 585.

Here you can get the programme.

The third edition of the Jornades d’Història i Cultura Local will take place at the Arxiu Històric in Castellar del Vallès on Thursday May the 19th. The event will be devoted to personal library funds, including J. V. Foix’s, as well as Joan Arús’s, Joan Oliver’s and the personal funds that are diposited at the Biblioteca d’Humanitats of the UAB.

Date and time: May 19th, 5:30 pm.
Place: Arxiu Històric de Castellar del Vallès

See the progrram

Here you can read the Actual article.

As every year, the Sant Jordi day, the Poeta Foix school celebrated the «Jocs Florals». Among others, it was awarded the Extraordinary Prize of Poetry J. V. Foix, that won Santiago Oviedo Sanz, from 6 A.

Here you can consult the prizes.

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