On the second episode of Augenblicke. Walking and Talking with Robert Walser, titled Blink of an eye, we will discuss the topic of time with Michelle Bastian – Senior Lecturer in Environmental Humanities at the Edinburgh College of Art, University of Edinburgh and Editor-in-Chief for Time & Society, whose work crosses critical time studies and environmental humanities.

Apart from that, Polish philosopher of literature, critic, editor, translator and programme director of the Conrad Festival in Krakow, Grzegorz Jankowicz has prepared an introductory video essay about the role of time in Robert Walser’s prose, and translator Damion Searls has recorded a reading of an excerpt from Hans.

Join us on Thursday, 22nd of April, 20:00 Zurich time in Zoom

Events are organised by Ada Arendt and Robert Walser Center in Bern in partnership with the Swiss Embassy in Poland and Państwowy Instytut Wydawniczy publishing house.