Literature and books : New Books

Vienna Tales

Vienna Tales. presented by Deborah Holmes

14 January 2015, 7.00pm | Austrian Cultural Forum London
Situated on the cusp of East and West, Vienna has long presented authors with a wealth of material for stories that entertain and intrigue. Vienna Tales is a collection of stories translated by Deborah Holmes ...
Book launch: Roman Elegy by Sabine Gruber

Book launch: Roman Elegy by Sabine Gruber

16 April 2013, 7.00pm | Austrian Cultural Forum London
A compelling tale of lost love, hatred, and reconciliation, during some of the darkest periods of European history. From Rome in the fascist 1940s, to the terrorism-plagued 1970s, and the Berlusconi era, Roman Elegy relates ...
The Exiles Return Book Launch

The Exiles Return Book Launch

12 March 2013, 6.30pm | Austrian Cultural Forum London
Edmund de Waal, author of The Hare with the Amber Eyes, 2010, will talk about his grandmother Elisabeth de Waal’s book The Exiles Return. Published by Persephone Books, the novel follows four exiles as they ...
Good Living Street. The Fortunes of my Viennese Family

Good Living Street. The Fortunes of my Viennese Family . by Tim Bonyhady

25 June 2012
The dazzling tale of an extraordinary family who were connected to the greatest figures of their age before the Nazi Anschluss forced them to flee their privileged life in Vienna. Tim Bonyhady's family were ...
Schnitzler’s Hidden Manuscripts

Schnitzler’s Hidden Manuscripts

2 December 2010, 7.00pm | Austrian Cultural Forum London
Book launch and lecture with Dr Lorenzo Bellettini Arthur Schnitzler (1862 – 1931) lived in an epoch of profound changes, from the birth of psychoanalysis and modernism in the arts, to the rise of anti-Semitism ...
BBC Music in the Glock Era and After

BBC Music in the Glock Era and After. Published by Plumbago Books (London)

22 April 2010, 7.00pm | Austrian Cultural Forum London
With author Leo Black, editor Christopher Wintle, illustrator Milein Cosman and a special performance by Daniela Lehner, mezzo soprano, with Oliver Davies, piano. The BBC of the 1960s, a formative time in the evolution of ...