Lots of news for Andersen Festival and the Literary Prize.

Starting from this edition, the 1st prize will be dedicated to the creator of the award, professor David Bixio. The president of the jury will be the writer and journalist Lidia Ravera.

Guest of honour of Andersen 2019: the composer and pianist Giovanni Allevi, who will participate to the opening parade and to the award ceremony.

The 22nd edition of Andersen Festival, which will take place from June the 6th to the 9th, will be dedicated to the theme of consciousness. The section “Realtà del Mondo” will focus on Haiti, with a crowdfunding campaign which will sustain a social inclusion project.

The call to participate until March the 22nd to the 52nd Literary Prize H.C. Andersen is online: download it here or at www.andersensestri.it.