Advent Calendar – 18
This is personal poetry, rhythmical and rhymed, no lifeless texts but explicit poems full of humour, bitterness, sorrow, and tenderness. The latest voice behind Advent Calendar door number 18 is the young Ukrainian poet
(with translations into German, Polish and Swedish)
Born in 1985 in Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine, Kateryna Babkina writes poetry, scripts and theatre plays. She works as an independent journalist and wrote columns for Le Monde and Focus magazine. She is also co-author of VIDEOPOETRY/VIDEOPROSE project and director of videos to her own poetry and prose, as well as to modern Ukrainian and European authors’ texts.