Participants 2012 Stage of young poets

Konrad Wojtyła / Poland

Konrad Wojtyła – (born 22nd of December 1979 in Zielona Góra) – poet, literary critic, journalist for the Polish Radio Szczecin. Currently working on his doctoral thesis at the University of Szczecin.

He made his debut in 2000 with his first collection of poems “Z dwojga złego wybieram miłość.” He published three more poetry books (“Fri low” 2002, “Wiersze fatalne” 2004), the most recent being “może boże” (2010), awarded with the Lubuski Wawrzyn literary award for the best book. There has also been a radio drama based on this book, starring Andrzej Ferency.

Host of a series of literary meetings with outstanding Polish writers. He published his essays, reviews, articles and poems in many magazines in Poland and abroad, as well as in anthologies.

His works have been translated to English, German and Ukrainian. Lives in Szczecin.