The Villa Book Cervera, has held 19 i 20 October, This year focuses on the literature of war as a seed of peace.

Coinciding with the Catalan Capital of Culture 2019 Cervera and commemorate 80 years of the end of the Civil War and the beginning of World War II, literary festival in western Catalonia invites you to make the motto “more books, fewer conflicts”.

writers, author, shows, exhibitions and artists form a series War to discover what is the relationship between literature and armed conflict, and what lessons we leave the books to build a future in which the word wins the conflict. Part of the cycle, prominently, Poetry Gabriel Ferrater; Club Editor, making 60, and has a close relationship with war, will explain how its editor Maria Bohigas; and the news of independent publishers in relation to war, and they are not few that make several tables and events throughout the weekend.

War band, Villa will be the stars of authors like Jaume Cabre, National Culture Award 2019, that comes with a new non-fiction; Montse Barderi, carrying under his arm, recently published, Prudence Award Bertrana 2019; Lluís-Anton Baulenas, with new novel·the; Pol Beckmann, Bookseller Award 2019 and in the book of Revelation; new voices in fiction as Catalan Laura Pinyol, Xavier Mas Craviotto and Michael Rose; more news scoundrels Platform Adictos the Scripture also ..., and very prominent this year, Table of current political and narrative process will, by date, a primary importance, then the general election will be playing and the Supreme Court's decision must be made public a few days before. All this talk in Claudia Hill, Josep Enric Dallerès and Albert Mercadé.

L’any 2019 the centenary of two prominent figures in twentieth-century Catalan culture, Teresa Pàmies and Joan Brossa, Book Villa and adhere to their respective tributes. This effort, both have a strong presence in the program, either in the form of workshops, performances i recitals, Trash; or exhibitions and shows, Teresa Pàmies, the figure which will close the festival with a tribute concert by Big Mama Montse.

As always, the market for independent publishers play a central role in the village, both its importance and its location, extended along the main street of Cervera. In this year, more 30 publishers and booksellers mounted stop there and take part in activities organized. During the weekend will take place, too, Charms for Book, shows, exhibitions, storytelling, recitals, workshops for the whole family and dining area.

Vila Cervera Program Book 2019.

Note that, on the occasion of the general strike, are canceled·lats tots els actes programats el divendres 18 October.
Programming schools, inicialment prevista per al divendres matí, es trasllada a la setmana del 21 al 25 October.