AMERICAN BOOK TOUR GRZEGORZ WROBLEWSKI AND PIOTR GWIAZDA

If you are in the U.S. and near these cities (NY, MA, RI) then try to catch Grzegorz Wroblewski and Piotr Gwiazda (translator) on their American book tour!!! Grzegorz Wróblewski and Piotr Gwiazda, poet and translator of KOPENHAGA — Friday, April 4, Columbia University, East Central European Center and Department of Slavic Languages, 4 p.m.,Continue reading “AMERICAN BOOK TOUR GRZEGORZ WROBLEWSKI AND PIOTR GWIAZDA”

REVIEW OF KOPENHAGA IN THREE PERCENT

“What terrifies me in Denmark (the land of Bohr and Kierkegaard, a caring tolerate state, with a high standard of living, etc)? What terrifies me is homo sapiens. Also in Wilanów and other wholly innocent corners of the Earth. What terrifies me is homo sapiens.” (Grzegorz Wroblewski) Nice review of Grzegorz Wroblewski’s Kopenhaga in Three Percent (UniversityContinue reading “REVIEW OF KOPENHAGA IN THREE PERCENT”

Awesome Polish poets in London!!!

Wrogowie – Feb sat 8th at the Rich Mix, London Wrogowie: February Sat 8th at the Rich Mix Arts Centre: 7pm doors. Free entry. http://www.richmix.org.uk/whats-on/event/wrogowie-the-enemies-project-polish-poetry/ http://www.polishculture.org.uk/literature/events/news/article/wrogowie-the-enemies-project-2244.html Marcus Slease & Grzegorz Wróblewski Joanna Rzadowska & Francesca Lisette Ula Chowaniec & Amy Cutler Piotr Gwiazda & SJ Fowler Adam Zdrodowski & Philip Terry + Laura Elliott & AngusContinue reading “Awesome Polish poets in London!!!”

BROOKLYN RAIL AND POLISH POETRY IN LONDON

Some poems of Grzegorz Wroblewski in the Brooklyn Rail. Translated by Piotr Gwiazda. They are from Grzegorz’s collection Dwie kobiety nad Atlantykiem – from 2011 http://intranslation.brooklynrail.org/polish/poetry-by-grzegorz-wroblewski  Piotr Gwiazda’s translations of Wróblewski’s poetry have appeared in AGNI Online, Colorado Review, Denver Quarterly, The Nation, and Seneca Review. Gwiazda’s translation of Wróblewski’s book of prose poems KopenhagaContinue reading “BROOKLYN RAIL AND POLISH POETRY IN LONDON”

WROGOWIE

The Enemies project presents some of the finest contemporary poets from Poland collaborating to read original works of avant garde / literary poetry with British contemporaries. Multiple pairs of poets will present work that is cross language, cross media and truly groundbreaking, evidencing the innovative potential of collaboration in poetry and the force of EuropeanContinue reading “WROGOWIE”

Grzegorz Wroblewski’s Kopenhaga

Coming soon from Zephyr Press Grzegorz Wroblewski’s Kopenhaga translated from the Polish by Piotr Gwiazda http://www.zephyrpress.org/new.php#kopenhaga CAN’T WAIT . . . “Wróblewski is the true poetic chronicler of our 21st century diaspora in all its absurdities and anxieties … Kopenhaga is a journey to the end of the night that always makes a U-turn inContinue reading “Grzegorz Wroblewski’s Kopenhaga”

SPRUNG FORMAL 8

DO YOU LIKE BEAVERS? DO YOU LIKE POLAND? I HAVE A FLASH FICTION IN LIL’ SPRUNG FORMAL/ISSUE 8. IT IS SHORT. IT IS ABOUT BEAVERS, POLAND, WALNUT FIRE, GANGNAM STYLE, AND OTHER POLISH TRADITIONS . . FAB ISSUE. HAPPY TO BE IN THERE . . Featuring work by: Ben Fama, Abby Carr, Sarah Jean Alexander,Continue reading “SPRUNG FORMAL 8”