29 Jun
Latvian Poetry Celebration
June Saturday 29th 2024
Rich Mix Arts Centre : 7.30pm, Free


In The Mix Space - 35-47 Bethnal Grn Rd, London E1 6LA

Four remarkable contemporary Latvian poets visit London’s brilliant Rich Mix arts centre in the heart of Brick Lane to present new collaborations, made for the night, with British counterparts. The seventh Latvian celebration at the European Poetry festival, this will be an unforgettable night of both literary and experimental poetry, live! Following slo readings by the visiting Latvian poets, the event will feature new poetry and performance collaborations by 

  • Madara Gruntmane and Julia Rose Lewis
  • Ivars Šteinbergs and Jamie Cameron
  • Krišjānis Zeļģis and Steven J. Fowler
  • Agnese Graudiņa and Hanna Komar
  • Vik Shirley and Andrea Mason
  • Mathura and Rishi Dastidar
  • Matt Sokulsky and Richard Marshall.
  • Jenan Selçuk and Tuğçe Tekhanlı

Supported by Latvian Literature and curated by SJ Fowler.

Latvian Literature and the poets of Latvia have been one of the festival’s biggest partners and supporters since it’s inception. To see all the performances from previous European Poetry Festival Latvian celebration events, visit2019, 2020 (digital), 2021 europeanpoetryfestival.com/latvia2022 europeanpoetryfestival.com/latvia22 2023 europeanpoetryfestival.com/latvia23