Festival 42


1st Festival of Fantastic Genres of Barcelona

From November 3 to 7, the Institut de Cultura de Barcelona opens a new cultural festival, the 42, 1st Festival of Fantastic Genres of Barcelona, which is based, like the game, on the immense power of the imagination. The Dau will be part of the 42 and the 42 will be part of the Dau.

The Dau as part of the 42

Thursday, November 4, 7:00 p.m.

"Jocs narratius fantàstics: el misteri sense fi"
With Martí Lucas, Joan Tretze and María Pérez.
Moderator: Karen Madrid Ribas
Ignasi Iglésias Library - Can Fabra

Saturday, November 6, 4:00 p.m.

Martin Simonson talks with Francesco Nepitello
"Jugant amb Tolkien. Les creacions de Francesco" Nepitello
With the support of Devir
Fàbrica de Creació, Espai Polivalent

Saturday, November 6, 7:45 p.m.

Discussion table “La fantasia que ve"
With Alexandra Bracken, Nicholas Eames, Lucy Holland, Giovanna Rivero, Jennifer Saint, Francesco Nepitello and Kelly Robson.
Moderator: Alexander Páez
Fàbrica de Creació, Espai Polivalent

The 42 as part of the Dau


Game of  La crida de Cthulhu: Memorias de África, written and directed by Mar Calpena.

Originally published in 1994, in issue no. 54 of the magazine Líder, Memorias de África is a module set in the Rif War and influenced by H.P. Lovecraft, as well as other writers such as Arturo Barea and Joseph Conrad. The game will be followed by a small round table, open to everyone, to discuss these influences and provide a few reading clues.

Activity in collaboration with the 42, 1st Festival of Fantastic Genres of Barcelona.

Sunday, 21 November

Casal de Barri Ateneu L’Harmonia, first floor
10 am to 1.30 pm: game for four players
1.30 pm to 2 pm: round table