Blue Metropolis Foundation, Italian Cultural Institute, Mobile Media Lab at Concordia Universityare the first to open the performigration project. Starting on April 21st with an impressive list of cultural events they have organised in the frame of the Blue Metropolis Literary Festival. A real chance to discover the artistic projects that will invade the Blue Metropolis and Italian Cultural locations until mid-May. The Montreal hub has stretched the program, also including additional events at the Italian Cultural Institute and Concordia University running from September till November.
On the opening day, the first Performigrations event at Blue Metropolis International Literary festival took place at the Italian Cultural Institute in Montreal. Elena Benelli (Concordia University), Connie Guzzo McParland (Guernica Editions and writer), Linda Morra (Bishop’s University and writer) shared a round table on ‘Shifting and Shaping a National Identity’, moderated by Elena Lamberti (University of Bologna).