Join us to celebrate 100 years of Polish independence and Polish women gaining the vote.
Introducing a fantastic afternoon of Polish writing by women past and present, exploring their interaction with events and themes in Polish history, their personal experience, as well as the functions of memory. Chaired by Ursula Phillips, writer on Polish literary history and translator.
The panel will include researcher Kasia Brzezińska, literary translators Basia Howard, Alissa Valles and Anna Zaranko and novelist Aleksandra Rychlicka .
Arts & Crafts for children, storytelling and Home from Home exhibition –Portraits celebrating the lives and stories of South London’s Polish community by photographer Urszula Sołtys
This event is brought by Stockwell Partnership -Poles Connect project in partnership with Lambeth Libraries and supported by the Lambeth Community Foundation, Polonia Aid Foundation Trust, Polish Embassy and Polish Cultural Institute in London.
Part of Lambeth Readers & Writers Festival 2018.