Some of them include Jan Carson, Carys Davies, Andrei Kurkov, Flavio Soriga, Suzana Tratnik, Tea Obreht, Ben Okri, Inga Žolude and others.
Lesbian organisation Rijeka LORI in collaboration with PaRiter, Građanke svom gradu, the Centre for Women’s Studies of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences in Rijeka and Rijeka 2020, as part of the Kitchen flagship, is organising the second edition of the Smoqua festival of queer and feminist culture from 17 to 19 May 2018.
The symposium “Atlantic to Adriatic: Contact points and historical parallels between Ireland and Southeast Europe held on 26 and 27 April 2018 in Rijeka hosted numerous scientists and researchers of interdisciplinary fields such as history, culturology, sociology and geography.
Galway 2020 – European Capital of Culture CEO Hannah Kiely and Marketing Director Fintan Maher visited Rijeka on Thursday and Friday and had work meetings with their colleagues from Rijeka 2020.
RIJEKA2020 LLC signed a cooperation agreement today with 19 cities and municipalities in the Primorje-Gorski Kotar County regarding programming within the scope of the largest national cultural project – European Capital of Culture 2020.
The European Volunteer Centre, the Croatian Volunteer Development Centre, Rijeka 2020 – European Capital of Culture, and the City of Rijeka are holding the international conference “Volunteering in Culture” on 19 and 20 April at the Croatian Cultural Centre in Sušak.
After the grand opening at the Rijeka Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in September 2017 and a guest exhibition in the Ústí nad Labem House of Arts in the Czech Republic in February, on 12 April a retrospective of Tomislav Gotovac's works “Don’t ask where we’re going” was shown to the Slovenian audience at the Mestna galerija Ljubljana, where it will remain open until 10 June.