Monthly lecture series via Zoom

Eddy Raats and Szabolcs SZILVA (18 October)

The 3rd Sunday of each month
4–6pm Sydney time (UTC+10)

Program

(All lectures in Esperanto)

18 October

MAS (Monda Asembleo Socia = World Social Assembly) – Through pictures, Eddy Raats (Belgium) will explain the constitution of MAS, then talk about MAS publications and show the covers of some new publications. Finally he will present some of his works and talk about his current project.
KER exams – Szabolcs SZILVA (Hungary/Poland) will explain the meaning of KER exams and will lead a number of interactive tasks with the participants. He will also present his new book, Pri Kio Temas.

Previous sessions

20 September 2020

My life as an Esperantist – Famous Esperantist Carl Minnaja explored his very diverse life as an Esperantist and also alluded to a few non-Esperantist parts.
Asocio de Verduloj Esperantistaj (AVE)Manfred Westermayer from Germany presented the history, evolution, aims, achievements and current situation of AVE, the Association of Green Esperantists.
Information about AVE (in Esperanto)

16 August 2020

Historic pandemics and their aftermathTrevor Steele (Australia)
Kenwood House: an historic mansion in north LondonAnna Löwenstein (UK). Anna is a volunteer (in happier times) at Kenwood House in north London. This beautiful mansion is now full of outstanding artwork from the 17th to 19th centuries. Anna showed some of the most important paintings, and told us some unexpected facts about the people who lived there 250 years ago.

19 July 2020

Monato – 40 years: the history of the world-famous Esperanto magazine – Paŭl Peeraerts (Belgium), chief editor of Monato
The main sociological reasons for and effects of COVID-19, and how Hungary has succeeded in dealing with the epidemic – Dr Márkus Gábor (Hungary), economist and author

Future topics and speakers will be announced.

Future dates

15 November 2020
20 December 2020

If you want to attend any session, or if you would like to present something yourself, please write to:
prezidanto@esperanto.org.au

We will send you a link the day before the event.