In May, 2014, the poetic readings festival, " Voix Vives, de Méditerranée en Méditerranée", partially took place in Sidi Bou Saïd.


Sidi Bou Saïd, Genes (Italy), Toledo  (Spain), three Mediterranean cities which joined the city of Sète (France) to organize the 2014 edition of the poetry festival.

Readings, poetic shows and concerts took place in the urban landscape offered by the city with, as a link, between Sète and Sidi Bou Saïd, the poet Paul Valéry, native of the French port who stayed in the Tunisian village in 1936.

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