Agnieszka Studzinska has an MA in Creative Writing from U.E.A. She has previously worked as a freelance researcher in broadcasting, an English secondary school teacher, and an editor of a community magazine in West London. Her debut collection, Snow Calling (Salt 2010) was shortlisted for the London Festival New Poetry Award 2010. Her second collection, What Things Are (2014) is published by Eyewear Publishing. She is working on her third book, The Branches of a House, whilst studying for a practice based Creative Writing PhD at Royal Holloway. Her PhD explores the poet’s relationship to the image and notion of home in poetry. She now teaches creative writing to adults and undergraduates and on online platforms such as the Poetry School.
“This house became the house of writing” Marguerite Duras, Writing
“The world written nude is poetic” Hélène Cixous, Rootprints
“The house we were born in is an inhabited house” Gaston Bachelard, The Poetics of Space