to learn more about contemporary poetry will be possible during the 24-hour online marathon. Stream will be held from 10:00 on June 27 to 10:00 on June 28 visit libraries in the East of Moscow in the social network “In contact”. During the day 145 Russian poets will read their poems live. To view the event pre-registration is not required.

“in the Spring of library East of Moscow has launched a new online project — a poetry jam session. Their work was read by poets, musicians and theatre actors from different cities of the country. The jam session was a great success with viewers, so we decided to expand the format of the new project, to increase the number of participants. During the online marathon of poets of the 12 cities of the country during the day will read their poems. It works about love, life, freedom. The authors not only share experiences, but trying to define themselves and their generation’s place in the modern world. We invite everyone to join the poetry. By the way, to share their impressions about what will be in the comments”, — told in the press service of the Moscow Department for the development of the cultural centers of the Moscow Department of culture.

In an online race will involve poets from Moscow, St.-Petersburg, Dolgoprudniy, Samara, Vladivostok, Rostov-on-don, Saratov, Tver, Kursk, Belgorod, Vyazma and Nizhny Novgorod. For some participants, the poetry is the main activity, for others a serious hobby or another area of creativity.

So, spectators will see the blogger and singer Catherine Yachnikova (Moscow), Creator of the project “” Alexey Evdokimov (Kursk), poet, editor, performer Zakhar Zorkin (Moscow), Moscow rap artist AEDEE (Maxim hiderow). Each author is given no more than 10 minutes.

In recent months, city parks, and theatres, libraries, museums and other cultural institutions have carried out activities in an online format. This was due to the effect of preventive measures helped contain the spread of coronavirus.

Now the capital gradually soften limitations. However, many cultural events are still taking place virtually. On operates a special “Culture of Moscow online”, which contains dozens of concerts, performances, tours, lectures and light shows.