On the 28th of June Ryszard Krynicki turns 70. On this occasion, an official celebration of his jubilee – RK’70 – will take place in Krakow. The program of the events that start on the 26th of June will include, among others: an academic session, discussion panels, a concert of Pablopavo i Ludziki combined with recitations of Krynicki’s poems and a separate birthday evening with the participation of poets being Krynicki’s friends.
The celebration will be attended, among others, by: Marcin Baran, Wojciech Bonowicz, Ewa Lipska, Bronisław Maj, Adam Michnik, Marcin Sendecki, Andrzej Sosnowski, Eugeniusz Tkaczyszyn-Dycki and Adam Zagajewski.
The Institute of Polish Philology of the John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin in co-operation with the Department of Poetics and Literary Critique of Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań and the Faculty of Polish Studies of the Jagiellonian University organises an academic session Ryszard Krynicki: Palimpsests, Labyrinths, Archipelagos, which will take place at Jagiellonian University for three days.
During the grand finale of the jubilee, poems will be read for and with Ryszard Krynicki in Krakow’s Manggha Museum of Japanese Art and Technology.