Events

RUNNYMEDE INTERNATIONAL LITERATURE FESTIVAL 2024

FRIDAY 22nd MARCH 6.30PM

Venue: ROYAL HOLLOWAY UNIVERSITY, DAVISON BUILDING,

AN EVENING OF POETRY AND VISUAL ART
Words from the Wild: The Nature of Poetry explores different forms of poetry, all of which respond to the natural world. The exhibition expands on what we might think of as a poem, to include films, textile banners, sculptures in beeswax, and prints made from ‘listening’ to trees. It brings together pieces by award-winning and internationally exhibited eco-poets and language artists.

AGNIESZKA STUDZINSKA
ASTRA PAPACHRISTODOULOU
CAMILLA NELSON
CAROLINE HARRIS
KARENJIT SANDHU
WENDY ALLEN

Versopolis in London

Wednesday 13 March 2024, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Venue: The Poetry Café, 22 Betterton Street , London, WC2H 9BX United Kingdom.

Versopolis is one of the biggest poetry projects to ever take place in Europe, linking together innumerate poets and festivals, constantly creating connections and collaborations. What could be a better partner for the European Poetry Festival? This is a special standalone Camarade event, where Versopolis poets visiting from multiple nations present new works made with UK-based poet pairs – a series of premiere performances of literary and experimental poetry, all at the brilliant Poetry Society Cafe in the heart of the Covent Garden. Featuring

  • Zuzana Husarova and SJ Fowler
  • Peter Zavada and David Spittle
  • Harry Man and Shani Cadwallender
  • Helen Ivory and Agnieszka Studzinka
  • Tomica Bajsic and Antoine Cassar
  • Kayona Daley and poet to be announced

Writers Kingston event #55 : MUSEUMS

October 13th 2022 at Waterstones, Kingston

WITH SJ FOWLER, KAYONA DALEY, MARTIN WAKEFIELD, SIMON TYRRELL, AGNIESZKA STUDZINKA, DOMINIC JAECKLE, JULIA ROSE LEWIS AND JESSICA SEQUEIRA.
A memorable and brilliant literary night of readings and performance with new works made for this event exploring Museums and Museum culture. This event was also be a launch for SJ Fowler’s new novella MUEUM, from Tenement press.

St Cecilia’s Evening: A celebration of live music

19th November 2022, 6-7pm.

This is the concert recording of the collaborative outcome between Agnieszka Studzinska and Fiz Markham. The choral composition was created by Fiz Markham and was entitled Snow Scene. It was composed in response and in dialogue with Agnieszka Studzińska’s poem Oil on Canvas THC0052, which in turn, responded to Ludwig Munthe’s painting Snow Scene (1873).

The eBook collection, called Sing Her Body Gold, features Oil on Canvas THC0052. It can be read here.

Writers Kingston event #46 European Poetry Festival presents a celebration of Swedish Poetry

November Thursday 25th 2021: Town House Building : Courtyard

with Kristian Carlsson & Stephen Emmerson / Pernilla Bergland & Colin Herd / Anna M. Svensson-Stoltz & Maria Celina Val. Freke Räihä & Simon Tyrrell / Agnieszka Studzinka and Fiona Larkin / Nina Fidry, Sophie Shine and Emily Baldwin / Katerina Koulouri Visiting contemporary Swedish poets presented brand new performance collaborations with British-based counterparts, made for the night to a packed out audience at Kingston University’s RIBA award winning Town House. Students of Kingston University also presented new collaborations to support the visiting poets / Supported by the Swedish Embassy UK.