October 13-17, the 5th China Wine City of International Poetry and Wine Culture Conference Luzhou Laojiao Culture and Art Week will kick off in Luzhou, Sichuan province, China’s wine city. During this period, there will be a global essay contest of “Let Poetry warm Everyone” and the award ceremony of “1573 International Poetry Award”. A series of cultural activities, including the founding ceremony of National Cellar 1573 Research Institute, poetry theme seminar, wine town forum, performance of classic folk dance drama benefiting the people, elegant art entering the campus, will be held to create a poetry and wine festival with international influence and extensive participation in 2021.
The guest lineup, activity content, activity form and interactive experience of this cultural and art Week are upgraded comprehensively. We will join hands with poets and lovers of poetry and wine culture at home and abroad to spread poetry and wine culture, and jointly carry forward Chinese poetry and wine culture and promote cultural exchanges between China and foreign countries.
We gather together to discuss poetry and wine culture from multiple dimensions
Since 2017, Luzhou Lao Jiao Co.,Ltd has co-hosted the International Poetry and wine Culture Conference in order to deeply practice cultural confidence, promote the construction of a cultural power, contribute to the prosperity and development of socialist culture, and discover and pass on Chinese poetry and wine culture.
The International Poetry and wine Culture Conference is a public welfare activity to popularize poetry. Over the past five years, the Conference has attracted more than 160 foreign poets from more than 60 countries and regions, more than 4,000 domestic cultural celebrities, and more than one million poetry lovers to participate in the event. It has achieved outstanding cultural communication and exchange achievements, and has become a major cultural event with extensive international and domestic influence and active participation of the public.
Chinese Wine City Luzhou Laojiao Culture and Art Week is an annual event of the International Poetry and wine Culture Conference. At that time, Chinese and foreign poets, scholars, writers and translators will gather in Luzhou to participate in the theme seminar “Let Poetry Travel Freely in this World — Poetry and Us in the Post-EPIDEMIC Era” and “The New Era: “Reality and Poetry” the third New Era Poetry Media Forum, “Meet Poetry, Embrace Life” poetry creation sharing meeting, “Poetic Wine City” poetry and wine culture experience tour and other activities, feel the integration of poetry and wine, stimulate creative inspiration, at the same time, multi-angle, multi-dimensional discussion of poetry and wine culture, to achieve cultural exchanges and mutual learning between China and foreign countries.
The total prize money is up to 2.46 million yuan, the global essay contest will be announced
In this luzhou Laojiao Culture and Art Week, the global essay contest of “Let Poetry Wine Warm Everyone” and the award ceremony of “1573 International Poetry Award” will be held.
In January 2021, the fifth International Poetry and Wine Culture Conference launched a global essay contest with the theme of “Let poetry and wine warm everyone”. Over 350,000 pieces of works were collected for six months, with a total prize of 2.46 million yuan. No matter the total amount of prize money or the quantity and quality of works, this essay contest has been the largest of its kind in recent years. In the end, gold, silver and Bronze Award, Excellence Award, Finalist Award and Excellent Work Award in English were awarded. At the same time, the new “1573 Jinsha Poetry Award”, the first and second prize of the first global poetry and wine culture academic paper contest will also be announced in the award ceremony.
Performance of folk dance drama benefiting the people, academic support of “Wine City Forum”
This art Week will also continue to carry out popular cultural activities to benefit the people and drive the public to inherit and carry forward excellent traditional culture. During this period, the Excellent repertores “The Sound of Silk Water” and “Zhaojun Out of The Jam” created and arranged by China Opera and Dance Theater will be performed in China Wine City Grand Theater for many times.
During the cultural and art Week, the “Wine City Forum”, which is popular among the public and supported by professional academics, will open several consecutive performances. The international music master Tan Dun, the director of The Chinese Opera and Dance Theater Tao Cheng, the new Nine Ye Poetry school and other prominent guests will bring theme sharing and stage the wonderful collision between culture and art.
In addition, the artists will also face the luzhou students to carry out “elegant art into the campus” master class, teaching music, dance knowledge, the popularization of elegant art.
Poetry and wine culture is the most representative part of Chinese culture. It has the eternal charm of transcending time and space, and shows the cultural confidence of an ancient civilization of 5,000 years. As a national enterprise developed from 36 ancient wine-making workshops in the Ming and Qing Dynasties, Luzhou Laojiao has held the international Poetry and wine Culture Conference for five consecutive times, telling the Chinese story of the fragrance of poetry and wine in a language that can be heard, understood and liked by the whole world.