British and Lithuanian Poets Collaborate

A special focus event of the European Poetry Festival, some of the finest literary poets from Lithuania, nation of focus at the London Bookfair 2018, and their British contemporaries present brand new collaborations made for the night.

The event will also feature new collaborations by poets from the Poetry School programme “European Poetry Now”, including a collaboration between Eleni Cay and Robert Peake.


Eleni Cay and Friends at the Slovak Embassy in London

“A poem on paper is nothing more than a piece of writing that may be used for anything that can be done with a piece of writing.”
-Paul Valéry

This event celebrates the multiple forms a poem can take and the multiple voices it can accommodate. It brings together four artists bound by their shared passion for poetry and the arts.

Poetry: Eleni Cay, Robert Peake and Anna Selby
Piano: Valerie Kampmeier
Visual Art: “Did you know? This is Slovakia”