Graz – the capital of the Austrian province of Styria – can be called a “city of literature”, for good reasons.

It is the home of two eminant Literary Magazines of international reputation which publish texts written in German and in foreign languages, too.

MANUSKRIPTE. ZEITSCHRIFT FÜR LITERATUR

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and

LICHTUNGEN. Zeitschrift für Literatur, Kunst und Zeitkritik:

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and 3 literary magazines that mainly publish authors and  artists from German-speaking countries:

STERZ

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SCHREIBKRAFT

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PERSPEKTIVE

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Furthermore, this city is known for a number of vivid publishers specialising in contemporary literature:

LITERATURVERLAG DROSCHL,

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LEYKAM Verlag

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and edition keiper

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The poets and writers connected with this “City of Literature”

give evidence of the fact  that

Graz can rightly be called a “LITERATURSTADT”.

Their poems, novels, short stories and dramas

presented in the videoclips of  the blog  “literaturstadtgraz”

and “voiceinspiration channel” on YouTube

offer  you the chance of deciding by yourself.