Poetry Expo 23 / 8 March 2023

European Poet of Freedom Festival presenting on Poetry Expo 2023

Armed with poetry? & Recipe for Poetry

Poetry Expo 23

Armed with poetry?

Eka Kevanishvili, a Georgian poet and journalist, and Iryna Tsilyk, a Ukrainian poet and filmmaker, talk about the importance of poetry during the wartime. The conversation is led by Magdalena Kicińska, editor of the monthly Pismo. Magazyn Opinion.

The project is part of the subtheme Connect not divide.

Recipe for Poetry

Home conversations in search of a recipe for poetry.
Moderator: Piotr Mielcarek
Music: Artur Rumiński, Małgorzata ‘Tekla’ Tekiel

Samantha Barendson

Maarten Inghels

Helen Ivory

Josep Pedrals

The project is part of the subtheme Opportunity.


European Poet of Freedom Festival

European Poet of Freedom celebrates the continent’s contemporary poetry, and directs attention to issues important to the shape and development of poetry. Every two years, the European Poet of Freedom International Literature Festival invites the public to Gdańsk for meetings, discussions, workshops and artistic projects.