Let’s Be Belarusians: Concert on Mother Language Day


Art Siadziba, the Union of Belarusian Writers, Budzma Belarusami campaign, the Belarusian PEN Center, Belsat TV and Say.by have the honour to invite you to a concert on the occasion of International Mother Language Day. It will start at 18:00 in Minsk-based Hray Cafe (Кавярня Грай) as part of the campaign to improve the status of the Belarusian language.

Poets Stas Karpau, Nasta Kudasava, Maryia Martysevich, Usevalad Stseburaka and musicians – singer Uzari, rapper Angst and Akute band – will appear at the concert to recite their poems and perform compositions.

Attending the festival, one will stand a chance to take part in the SamShazam show (a Belarusian version of Name That Tune), buy souvenirs, play board games, etc.

A Say.by team is expected to present a new version of the mobile app to talk in Belarusian in the services sector and everyday life. The visitors will be encouraged to use the app when participating in a number of quests; the most active players will receive prizes and gifts.

Belsat launches campaign to improve de facto status of Belarusian language

On February 21, the world celebrates Mother Language Day. Themed events and parties will be held on this day throughout the country. The main objective of their organizers is to show that the Belarusian language rapidly develops and inspires many brilliant ideas and projects.

Admission free after registering: https://goo.gl/forms/f9P8dw3eUyPAGfuv1


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