Hungary’s first festival where zine, slam poetry, and music meet!

DATE: 18.06. 2022, Saturday 2pm-8pm
PLACE: 1075 Budapest, Kazinczy utca 14.
(On the 1st floor of the Szimpla Kert, in the indoor Szimpla Szalon.)
APPROACH: When you enter the Szimpla Kert, there will be a staircase on your right, take the stairs. The event will take place on the 1st floor on the left. Posters will help you find your way around.
PRICE: 1.500 HUF

What is program about?

The festival will bring together slam poetry, zine culture, and alternative music, which aims to play an artistic and supportive role, providing musicians, graphic artists, slammers, private book publishers, and creators an opportunity to introduce themselves. And it promises participants an unforgettable experience and an artistic catharsis. A performance, a fair, a competition and a party… what else is needed? BEER! You can have a drink in the Szimpla Kert next door.

You do not have that much money, but you don’t want to miss the festival experience?! Meanwhile, do you want to spend some quality time with your friends?! Are you fed up with someone conducting all year long? … Chill and seize the opportunity for self-expression! Party, learn, forget about school and work for a day! SUMMER IS HERE!


2 pm-8 pm: Introduction and fair

Throughout this event, you can meet the defining, fresh actors of contemporary literature, Hungarian zine, and graphic culture, who will present their works, publications, and prints at the event. The good news is that the place is used as a multi-exhibition fair, meaning you have the opportunity to buy the limited works you like directly from the creators. This way, you will have cheaper access to the works while you can help make the dream of a business / innovative initiative come true.

2.30 pm–3.30 pm: Slam Showcase and Round Table

Showcase slammers: Richard Sárközi (the Hungarian slam champion of 2019), Ákos Ragályi, Ádám Németh (Bambusz), Márk Nemes.
The language of the programs is Hungarian.

3.30 pm–5.00 pm: Slam poetry competition

The language of the programs is Hungarian.

5.30 pm–6.30 pm: Round Table
Theme: Individual in the zine
The language of the programs is Hungarian.
5.30 pm–7 pm: Zine Workshop
(with ‘Háttérzaj’ zine)
6.30 pm–8 pm: A music program by a DJ.


Exhibitors, creators, zinesters: 

BOKODIL / Halszájoptika Képirodalmi Hálózat / Háttérzaj / Technologie und das Unheimliche / Tinta Folyóirat / Zabella Zine


Máté Marton / Márk Nemes /  Ádám Németh (‘Bambusz’) / Ákos Ragályi / Richárd Sárközi (2019-es országos slam bajnok)


Márk Nemes 


Attila Veres (Audiolife)



1500 HUF
  • armband
  • full day entry


Donation ticket (To support the BOKODIL brand)
2000 HUF
  • armband
  • full day entry

The slam poetry competition within the festival is a seated event. The capacity of the venue is limited. Visitors arriving  will be allowed to enter the festival in the order of arrival until the number of participants is reached.