Astra's bee-themed sculptural poem at the July issue of beekeeping magazine Bee Craft
This excellent beekeeping magazine published a feature about my PhD creative project ‘Melissa’ which involves sculptural poems themed around bees & sustainability! You can subscribe to the magazine here.
Included in the dream anthology Judith: Women Make Visual Poetry by Timglaset
Judith is a 260-page, full-colour book featuring visual poetry from 36 women in 21 countries. The anthology is edited by Amanda Earl. I am beyond grateful to have been published amongst so many women who I admire. More information here.
'bee war' is selected for the 9th International Video Poetry Festival in Athens, Greece
It's excellent news that my film poem 'bee war' has been selected for the 9th International Video Poetry Festival that will take place in March 2021. Organised by the Institute for Experimental Arts in cooperation with Void Network. More here.
One of my poems turned into a song by Romanian band Ineffable!
'Fear is a Colour' has been turned into a song by a talented group of musicians from Romania! Vocals from Regián Rékata, keyboard by Lukács Márton, bass guitar and synth bass by Tihamér Szereceán and drums by Szerecean Osszian. Listen here.
New chapbook Crescent Earth is now out with Broken Sleep Book's Legitimate Snack!
My new planet-themed chapbook with is out in a limited edition of 30 copies. It comprises of 10 minimalist poems written about Earth from the perspective of other planets with beautiful Celestial Astro Vellum endpapers. More here.
Included in list that features innovative women poets at The Minnesota Review
Amanda Hodes writes, "What I love most about Papachristdoulou’s work is how it plays with the material stickiness of language, enacting how language conglomerates to cohere meaning." Read the article here.
Just In! My visual poem 'book babel' was released in a face mask by Pro Apparel
London-based Pro Apparel have released a limited edition face mask that features my sculpture bio-resin poem 'book babel'. 15% from each sale are kindly donated to the NHS.
Buy your mask here.
Mentioned in British Innovative Report by Madelaine Culver
Culver reports on engaging work online and in print that has helped her to better understand where and her own work fits into the contemporary poetry landscape.
Read the report here.
Included in an excellent list of Best Innovative Poetry at SJ Fowler's blog
European Poetry Festival director SJ Fowler reports on his favourite avant-garde poetry releases of 2020 and provides a very interesting account of British Innovative Poetry.
Read the report here.