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Anarchist Bookfair 2018

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The next anarchist Bookfair is set on track.

It will again take place in the Gertrud-Wocker-Mensa in Bern on the 11th to the 13th of May.

Mor Infos will follow when we know more ourselves.

Stay tuned.

The programme!

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Presentations/workshops & bookfair:

Bühlplatz-mensa gertrud-Woker-strasse 3,
Casa’d italia, Bühlstrasse 57

Saturday concert : Zieglerstrasse 9

Opening hours :

Friday: 18.00–23.00

Saturday: 10.00–19.00

Sunday: 10.00–16.00 (bookfair only Fri & Sat)

Everything will be translated into French, German and English if necessary.


19.00 Exhibition : Uter

20.00 Book presentation : Rage de camp

21.00 concert : Manuel & Moel


11.00 – 13.00 presentation : Notara

13.15 – 15.45 song workshop: part 1, preparation

13.30 – 15.30 presentation : A critical approach to antisexism in the anarchist milieu

16.00 – 18.00 presentation : Local resistance to environmental exploitation

18.30 song workshop: part 2, concert

21.00 concert at Zieglerstrasse 9:

K0DE (solo set / acoustic powerwave)

Basseville (psychedelic stoner garage)

Syndrome WPW (violence and synths)


10.00 Brunch

12.00 -13.30 presentation : Gaza

14.00 – 15.00 calligraphy workshop

More information here, or click on the tabs above!

Anarchist Bookfair 2017

Save the date!

The anarchist bookfair will take place in Bern again – at the Gertrud-Woker Mensa (Gertrud-Woker Str.3) on the weekend of Ascension, from the 26-28th mai.

The programme is still to follow.

Some general infos:


18.00 – 0.00





-Bar and Food



10.00 – 18.00


-Presentations and Discussions



-Bar and Food



Not fixed yet

The programme, finally!

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The Bookfair will take place at the Bühlplatz-Mensa in Bern (Gertrud-Woker-Strasse 3).
The presentation rooms will be announced soon!


Friday 6 May (good beer, books and great music):
18h – 23h30: Bookfair, reading corner and bar
From 19h30: Opening event
From 20h30: Readings
Scandinavian worker literature
Presentation and readings of texts from the book “Refuser de parvenir, idées et pratiques” (The refusal to succeed, ideas and practices) a collection of texts assembled by the CIRA Lausanne

21h30: Gypsy pop concert

Saturday 7th May:
Bookfair: 10h – 18h

10h30 – 12h30:
Sweden: Undocumented migrants and labour struggle (in the Casa d’Italia)
Riots in Sweden: the fires and their consequences (at the restaurant Warteck)

13h00 – 15h00:
Anarchism in Finland: the March 1917 revolution (in the Casa d’Italia)
Denmark: Ungdomshuset. The struggle for autonomous spaces (at the restaurant Warteck)

15h30 – 17h30 :
Anarcha-feminism in Norway + “Rhetoric for radicals” Workshop (in the Casa d’Italia)
Stop Fennovoima !
Protest camp against Fennovoima nuclear power plant (at the restaurant Warteck)

All events and presentations will be translated in French, German and English.

Saturday night:

Concerts! at the Blokk, Allmendstrasse 2, Bern

Doors 21h, Concerts 22h

Abrassiv (postpunk, CH)

Les vaches laitières (punk + cows, CH)

Cousin Boneless (folkpunk, US)

konzibuchmesse 7.5.16

Sunday 8th May:
from 11h: Vegan Brunch and Kubb tournament in the patio of Unitobler, Lerchenweg 32, Bern



Friday May 15th

Literattentat: Open Stage at the Anarchist Book-fair

Bar Les Amis, Bern

Reitschule Movie Theatre:

Parada, by Srđan Dragojević (Serbia, 2011) – with Nikola Kojo, Milo Samolov, Goran Jevtić. 115 mins .
Screening starts at 21:00.

Saturday May 16th – Progr Cultural Center, Bern

11:00 to 13:00

Anarchism and Syndicalism in Romania – with Martin Veith.

The Political Situation in Moldavia: Anarchist Perspectives –with Moldavian activists.

14:00 to 13:00

Social Struggles in Serbia – with Milenko Srećković (Pokret za Slobodu)

Roman Women’s Empowerment Strategies – with Claire Auzias

Saturday May 16thReitschule Movie Theatre.

Look Forward in Anger, by Remus Mărgineanu (Roumanie, 1993) – with Gheorghe Dinica, Luminita Gheorghiu, Cristian Lacob. 77’.
Screening starts at 21:00

Sunday May 17th – Progr Cultural Center, Bern

12:00 to 14:00

The Slovenian Secondary School in Klagenfurt – a local anchorage for the Carinthian Slovenes – Kristijan Jozef Miksche

Presentation of the Balkan Anarchist Book-fair and of the Anarchist Movement in former Yugoslavia – A. Federacija

All sessions and conferences will be held in German, French or English. Translation will be available.

Flyer in French and German:

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