nytroubadors-2NY’OC Trobadors is a many fold collaborative project bringing the riches of Occitan poetry & culture, from the 11th century trobadors to the present.

Upcoming Events

NY’OC Trobadors Performance

SATURDAY, JULY 12 2014, ST NAZAIRE CATHEDRAL, BEZIERS, FRANCE
Joan Francés Tisnèr, Jakes Aymonino, Nicole Peyrafitte, Domenja Lekuona. Pierre Joris

NY’OC Trobadors Performance

THURSDAY, JULY 31 2014, ABBAYE D’ESCALADIEU 65130, FRANCE
Joan Francés Tisnèr, Jakes Aymonino, Nicole Peyrafitte, Domenja Lekuona

NY’OC Trobadors Performance

FRIDAY JULY, 25TH 2014 ESTIVADA DE RODÈS
Joan Francés Tisnèr, Jakes Aymonino, Nicole Peyrafitte, Domenja Lekuona. Pierre Joris
EXTRACT OF NY’OC TROBADORS PERFORMANCE, NOV 23, 2013 AT POETS HOUSE NYC

Past Events

November 23, 2013 – 2:00PM to 9:00PM NY’OC Trobadors symposium. A day-long gathering of bi-continental poets, scholars, musicians, singers & translators that featured panels, a Gascon dinner, & a multimedia performance to bear witness to a millennium of Occitan poetry & culture. View the program notes here: Trobador Schedule

Participants: Jakes Aymonino, Ariane Daguin, Pierre Joris, Deborah Kapchan, Sarah Kay, Domenja Lekuona, Nicole Peyrafitte, Richard Sieburth, Alem Surre-Garcia, and Joan Francés Tisnèr – See more at: Trobadour Symposium
Partners: D’Artagnan, Région Aquitaine, Cirdoc, InÒc, DRAC, CG64, Ville de Pau, Bowery Arts & Science
Event sponsored by Poets House – co-sponsored by City Lore
Producers: Lo Nau (Occitania-France), Ta’wil Productions (USA)

July 29-August 5 2013 : Residency at the MÉDIATHÈQUE D’ESTE DE BILLÈRE IN Gascony
Joan Francés Tisnèr, Jakes Aymonino, Nicole Peyrafitte, Pierre Joris, Domenja Lekuona. More visuals here

April 14-23 2013: Residency in NYC Performance/presentation April 21 3PM at Bowery Poetry Club
Joan Francés Tisnèr, Nicole Peyrafitte, Pierre Joris, Domenja Lekuona
Guest artist: Michael Bisio
View the video here