Thursday 14 May 2015 - 00:00 to Friday 15 May 2015 - 00:00
Pałac Pod Baranami, Krakow

The 4th Miłosz Festival – meeting with Ruth Padel

Visitors to the 4th Miłosz Festival will have a chance to meet Ruth Padel (born in 1946), the British poet, journalist, and non-fiction author. She teaches Creative Writing and Poetry at King’s College London.  Her most recognized book called The Mara Crossing combines poetry and prose and takes on the subject of the migration of animals and humans. She is great-great-great-granddaughter of Charles Darwin and is known for efforts to protect wildlife and animal rights. She has also published non-fiction books, among others, focused on Greek tragedy and rock music.


May 14th, Thursday 

12:00 - Milosz Festiwal opening: Press conference, 

16:00 - „Miłosz Lecture” – Ruth Padel – in part.  Introduction: Ewa Hryniewicz-Yarbrough

20:00 - „The book of luminous things” (poetry meeting with all of the Festival guests). Moderator: Jerzy Illg

May 15th, Friday

15:30 - Debate „Przyrodzie pogróżka”

Participants: Ruth Padel, Julia Fiedorczuk, Grzegorz Jankowicz

Moderator: Krzysztof Zajas

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