News

2017:
21 May
Katerina Escobar, Tatiana Bonch-Osmolovskaya and Vladimir Shvedov invite you to My Mayakovsky poetic event in the Brett Whiteley Studio. The reading will include translations, interpretations and performance of Mayakovsky’s work and presentation of contemporary Russian avant-guard poetry.
The reading will take place Sunday, 4 June 2017 2pm – 3:30pm, in the Brett Whiteley Studio (2 Raper Street, Surry Hills).
24 April
Antipodes Association invites you to discussion on the volume of anonimous poetry published in Chelyabinsk, Russia, 2016.
Why have 115 poets participated in this publication? Should a reader know the name of the author of the poem? Can readers tell whose poems they read? We will discuss these and other subjects on our meeting.
The reading will take place 13 MAy, at 4 pm, in a private house. If you want to attend it please send us a message.
17 April
Antipodes Association cordially congratulates Nora Krouk on her 97th birthday! Our best wishes to Nora!
14 March
Happy PI Day (03.14) to you all!
By tradition, we invites you to Number PI symposium named after Alexander Zhukov.
We celebrate approximate PI day, March 18th, Saturday, at 3 pm, in Il Cugino Pizzeria (186 Norton St, Leichhardt). For booking please call or e-mail us.
If you have art works on the number PI, please bring them with you for the reading, and we will be happy to include them into our Omnipresent number Pi collection.
6 March
Dear colleagues and friends! Antipodes Association and Kangarusski invite to Dr Mikhail Gabowitch's lecture on Soviet post war monuments (in Russian)
2016:
25 October
Dear colleagues and friends! Antipodes Association joins The Red Room Company in the poetic project The Disappearing. Please see the details on our web page.
 
30 August
Limmud FSU Australia, World-wide CLub of Odessites and Antipodes Association invite you to the poetry evening with Igor Irteniev and Alla Bossart. You will listen to the reading of their new poems and ask poets about their literary and social activitis.
The reading will take place 11 September at 4 pm in Waverley Community Centre, NSW (31-33 Spring Street, Bondi Junction).
New poetry books will be sold during the event.
Tickets: $25 ($20 concession).
6 January
Tatiana Bonch-Osmolovskaya and Antipodes Association invite you to literary workshop «What do we write?».
The reading will take place 16 January, 3 pm, in a private house.
If you would like to participate, please call or write us a message, and we will provide you with the address.
Audience and critics are welcome!
2015:
27 November
Lena Ostrovskaya and Antipodes Association invite you to literary workshop «What do we write?».
Attention! The reading will take place in Canberra, in a private house.
If you would like to participate, please call or write us a message, and we will provide you with the address.
14 October
Antipodes Association invites you to poetry reading on the top of Observatory hill.
The reading will take place 24 October, 7 pm, in the rotunda near Sydney observatory (Watson Road, Observatory Hill, Rocks).
Bring your favorite poems with you!
25 August
Tatiana Bonch-Osmolovskaya and Antipodes Association invite you to literary workshop «What do we write?».
The reading will take place 12 September, 3 pm, in a private house.
If you would like to participate, please call or write us a message, and we will provide you with the address.
Audience and critics are welcome!
8 May
Lena Ostrovskaya and Antipodes Association invite you to literary workshop «What do we write?».
Attention! The reading will take place in Canberra, in a private house.
If you would like to participate, please call or write us a message, and we will provide you with the address.
13 March

Antipodes Association wish you happy PI Day! See new elements of our Omnipresent number PI collection: The Pi Day Anthem featuring John Sims and Vi Hart..

19 February
Antipodes Association invites you to literary workshop «What do we write?». The reading starts at 4 pm, Saturday, the 14th of March. Participants will read poems, short stories or translations for the group discussion. Critics and audience are also welcome!
The meeting will be held in a private house. If you would like to participate, please call us or send a request for the address.
2014:
18 November
Congratulations to Nora Krouk for the Second Place in Compass Translation Award: 2014 – Arseny Tarkovsky Competition. Nora have translated the poem The Wind. Our warmest greetings to Nora!
25 October
Watch live translation of «Ukrainian poetry» readings on the Youtube from 7 pm Sydney time(12 Moscow time, 11 Kiev time)
27 September
Antipodes Association and poet and translator Alesha Prokopiev invite you to a poetic internet-conference on Ukrainian poetry, which will take place on October 25 at 7 pm (Sydney time, 11 am in Kiev, 12 pm in Moscow) in Sydney Mechanics School of Arts (280 Pitt Street, Sydney).
28 July
Nora Krouk and Antipodes Association invite you to literary workshop «What do we write?». The reading starts at 4 pm, Saturday, the 9th of August. It will be held in a private house, so if you want to join us, please call or write us a message, and we will provide you with the details.
2013:
31 August
All welcome to new performance of russian theater «A.R.T.» «Doomsday» from 5 till 8 of September in Fig Tree Theater, UNSW and from 20 till 22 of September in Russian Club
6 August
Tatianà Bonch-Osmolovskaya presents Poetry reading at Symmetry Festival 2013
19 July
Antipodes Association and Chernovick Almanach present the collection Photoconcept: Nature.
Participants: Alexander Ocheretyansky, Alexander Platonychev, Anton Ageev, Willi Melnikov, Vsevolod Vlaskine, Gali-Dana Singer, Eugene V. Kharitonov, Maria Kassel, Mark Polyakov, Sergey Kovalsky, Tatiana Bonch-Osmolovskaya, Shavkat Ino.
Please see all works on our site!
18 June
By request of our friends, Cardinal Points literary journal, we would like to inform you that Compass Translation Award - the Petrovykh competition, has extended the submission period until July 15.
Please see details on the competition web-site:http://www.stosvet.net/compass/MariaPetrovykh/Petrovykh.html
22 April
Nora Krouk and Antipodes Association invite you to literary workshop «What do we write?». The reading starts at 3 pm, Saturday, 4 May, in a private house.
1 April
Happy Fools Day! The third issue of the information paper «Something different» (pdf-file, in Russian) by Lyalya Nisina, Sergey Fedin, M.Bredozny, Vladimir Druk, Tatiana Vasilieva, Larisa Petrakova, Yakov Smagarinsky, Mikhil Rabinovich, Alexander Kondratiev, Victor Perelman, Andrey Zhvalevsky and Igor Mytko.
25 March
Galina Usova, writer, poet, translator: please listen to Tatiana Bonch-Osmolovskaya's program on Radio SBS (Sunday, 24 March (4:00 - 5:00 pm), in Russian.
11 March
Antipodes Association invites you to number PI symposium.
The reading starts at 6 pm, Thursday, 14 March (3.14), in Il Cugino Pizzeria (186 Norton St, Leichhardt).
For booking please call or e-mail us.
 
15 February
Tatiana Bonch-Osmolovskaya and Antipodes Association invite you to literary workshop «What do we write?». The reading starts at 6pm, Saturday, March 9th, in a private house.
20 January
Tatiana Bonch-Osmolovskaya and Antipodes Association invite you to literary workshop «What do we write?». The reading starts at 11am, Sunday, February 3rd, in a private house.
2012:
13 December
Antipodes Association and Russian school of St Serafim of Sarov invite you to Gingerbread House Tale.
12 November
Tatiana Bonch-Osmolovskaya and Antipodes Association invite you to literary workshop «What do we write?». The reading starts at 11am, Sunday, December 2nd, in a private house.
16 October
Nora Krouk and Antipodes Association invite you to literary workshop «What do we write?». The reading starts at 11am, Sunday, October 21st, in a private house.
15 October
Congratulations to Nora Krouk and Natalia Crofts with publication in Novyi zhurnal. Please read What is happiness? interview in N 268, 2012.
9 October
Antipodes Association and Chernovick Almanach are happy to present the collection Concept: Arch. Circle. Sphere.
Participants: Aldo Tambellini (USA), Alexander Fedulov (Russia), Alexander Ocheretyansky (USA), Andrew Topel (USA), Anna Tolkacheva (Russia), Anna Yaguzhinskaya (Russia), Anton Ageev (Russia), Eduard Kulemin (Russia), Ekaterina Samigulina (Belarus), Marco Giovenale (Italy), Michiko Imai (USA), Sergey Kovalsky (Russia), Tatiana Bonch-Osmolovskaya (Australia), Tim Gaze (Australia), Vsevolod Vlaskine (Australia), Yuri Zmorovich (Ukraine).
Please see all works on our site!
10 September
Tatiana Bonch-Osmolovskaya and Antipodes Association invite you to the next literary workshop «What do we write?». The evening starts at 3pm, Sunday, September 23rd, in a private house.
3 September
An article on Compass translation prize 2012 (Tsvetava's contest) organized by our friends, publishing house Cardinal points, is available now on Compatriots in America web-site (in Russian). Australian authors participated in this contest.
14 August
Tatiana Bonch-Osmolovskaya's literary reading, organized by publishing house Cardinal points, was held at New York Russian Bookstore N 21 (174-176 5th Avenue 22-23 St).
3 August
Antipodes Association invites you to literary reading and launch of book by four poets «From point A» by Tatiana Bonch-Osmolovskaya, Nora Krouk, Lena Ostrovskaya, Vsevolod Vlaskine.
Saturday, 18 of August 4pm, NSW Writer Centre (Garry Owen House, Callan Park, Balmain Rd, Rozelle)
15 July
 
Congratulations to Tatiana Bonch-Osmolovskaya, Lena Ostrovskaya and Vsevolod Vlaskine for publication of their poems, and Natalia Crofts for publication of her article in Interpoezia American-Russian poetry journal (N 2, 2012, in Russian).
9 July
Congraulations to Vsevolod Vlaskine who participated in The Flying Dogs, the V.V. Rozanov contest of literary reviews, and has won a special prize from Vozdukh literary journal. Please see a report about the results of the contest on Kontrabanda literary news web-site (in Russian). Listen here to the speech of Vozdukh chief-editor Dmitry Kuzmin (in Russian).
25 June
Antipodes Association invite you to literary reading by Nora Krouk and Natalya Crofts (in Russian).
The reading will take place at 4 pm, 14th July, Saturday, in SMSA (280 Pitt Street, Sydney).
 
29 May
Nora Krouk and Antipodes Association invite you to literary tea party with reading from the recently published books: Tatiana Bonch-Osmolovskaya' Oz (Crimean Club publishing house; Nezavisimaya gazeta) and David Wansbrough's Rings of Taniva (translated into Russian by Ekaterina Gaevskaya, Crimean Club publishing house).
The meeting starts at 11 am, Sunday, 10th June, in a private house.
17 April
 
Happy 92nd birthday to Nora Krouk!
Antipodes Association wishes Nora new poems in Russian and English, new poetry books and literary reading!
All the very best to a wonderful and beautiful Nora! 
In Unification newspaper you can find an article about Nora written by Natalia Crofts.
1 April
Happy Fools Day! Here is the second issue of the information paper «Something different» (in Russian)
7 March
Antipodes Association invites you to Alexander Zhukov PI symposium. We will meet in very approximate PI-day (3.17) to talk about the wonderful number PI and celebrate it with the best PIzza in town.
The reading is devoted to the memory of Alexander Zhukov (1955-2011) who studied and popularized the number PI for many years, in particularly working on our Omnipresent number PI collection.
The reading starts 4 pm, Saturday, 17 March, in Il Cugino Pizzeria (186 Norton St, Leichhardt).
For booking please call or e-mail us no later than Friday, 16 March.
19 February
Antipodes Association and Chernovick Almanach are happy to present the collection Pure Concept: Color. Sound. Line.
Participants: Mikhail Bogatyrev (France), Tatiana Bonch-Osmolovskaya (Australia), Tamara Bukovskaya (Russia), Alexander Fedulov (Russia), Tim Gaze (Australia), Marco Giovenale (Italy), Boris Grinberg (Russia), Eugene V. Kharitonov (Russia), Sergey Kovalsky (Russia), Eduard Kulemin (Russia), Rafael Levchin (USA), Victor Maharaja (Russia), Willi Melnikov (Russia), Valery Mishin (Russia), Alexander Ocheretyansky (USA), Gali-Dana Singer (Israel), Nekod Singer (Israel), Aldo Tambellini (USA), Andrew Topel (USA), Vsevolod Vlaskine (Australia), Mikhail Vyatkin (Russia), Nikolay Vyatkin (Ruaas), Alexander Zhukov (Russia), Elvina Zeltsman (USA), Yuri Zmorovich (Ukraine).
Please see all works on our site!
13 February
Nora Krouk and Antipodes Association invite you to the next literary workshop «What do we write?».
The evening starts at 4pm, Sunday, February 19th, in a private house.
26 January
The Cardinal Points Journal announces The International Translations Contest dedicated, in 2012, to Marina Ivanovna Tsvetaeva. Please see the details on the Cardinal Points' web-page.
Please send your translations, both in the body of the message and as an attached Word file, at the Compass Contest email address (compass@stosvet.net) with the words «Tsvetaeva Contest» in the subject line.
We wish you good luck!
2011:
11 November
Antipodes Association presents a collection of works for the Day of the Wonderful Day: 11.11.11, please see on our site (literary works are in Russian).
25 October
Listen to T. Bonch-Osmolovskaya's speaking on Radio SBS (22 October): The Seventh Poetry Biennale in Moscow; interview with Konstantin Kedrov (in Russian).
23 October
Congratulations to Nora Krouk and Lyalya Nisina with publications in «Novyi zhurnal».
15 OCtober
Read the article by Natalia Crofts about Australian Russian literature. The article is published in Literaturnaya Gazeta (in Russian).
5 October
Antipodes Association is happy to invite you to the presentation of Tatiana Bonch-Osmolovskaya's book Treading Lightly.
The collection of short stories was published by Stosvet publishing house.
Please see details on our site (in Russian).
26 September
Congratulations to Tatiana Bonch-Osmolovskaya on publication of a collection of her short stories by Stosvet Press publishing house.
Please see details on the web-page.
17 September
Congratulations to Yakov Smagarinsky for being included in the short-list of the Compass annual translation contest held by Cardinal Points literary journal. In this year the contest was organized as a part of the First International Gumilyov Festival.
20 August
Nora Krouk and Antipodes Association invite you to the next literary workshop «What do we write?».
The evening starts at 4pm, Sunday, August 28th.
17 August
New publication of Russian Australian authors (Nora Krouk, Sergey Erofeevsky, Gennady Kazakevich, Semion Klimovitsky, Irina (Lyalya) Nisina, Tatiana Bonch-Osmolovskaya, Yakov Smagarinsky, Natasha Marsheva and Alexey Lis, and Natalia Crofts) in Intelligent (Moscow) literary newspaper, editor of publication Natalia Crofts.
Please see on the newspaper web-site (pp. 7-10).
16 August
Listen to T. Bonch-Osmolovskaya's speaking on Radio SBS (14 August): Interpoezia literary journal awards for 2010; entomological discovery by Vladimir Nabokov; information technologies in publishing; Alexander Block's 90th decease anniversary (in Russian).
10 July
Antipodes Association invites you to literary workshop «What do we write?» which will take place on 17th of July at 2pm in Ampersand Cafe Bookstore (78 Oxford Street, Paddington).
3 July
Cardinal Points literary journal announces the poetry contest devoted to Nikolay Gumilyov's anniversary. Please see the details on the journal's web-site.
1 July
Listen to T. Bonch-Osmolovskaya's speaking on Radio SBS (28 June): Natalia Crofts — award in Pushkin in Britain poetic translation tournament and presentation of Nora Krouk's poetry book (in Russian).
22 June
Please see an interview of Natalia Crofts, laureate of the tournament of poetic translation «Pushkin in Britain»-2011, for The 45th parallel literary almanac.
21 June
Congratulations to Nora Krouk, Yakov Smagarinsky, Semion Klimovitsky, Tatiana Bonch-Osmolovskaya, Elena Mikhaylik, Gennady Kazakevich, Sergey Erofeevsky, Natalia Crofts, Natasha Marsheva and Alexey Lis, and Lyalya Nisina on publication in Saint-Petersburg Intelligent literary newspaper.
See the publication of Antipodes authors on the newspaper web-site.
10 June
Nora Krouk invites you to the presentation of her new poetic collection Warming the Core of Things, which will take place 3 July in Sydney Writer Centre.
Nora Krouk was born 90 years ago in Harbin, China. She worked as a journalist in Shanghai and Hong Kong. She has written Russian poetry since childhood, switching to English while living in Hong Kong, where a collection of her poetry, Even Though, was published. Her own Russian poetry has been published in various Shanghai magazines, New York's New Review and Israel's Yegund Yotseisin, as well as in the anthology Russian Poetry in China, published in Moscow in 2000 (winner of Russian Booker). In 1993 she won the Fellowship of Australian Writers' Jean Stone Award, and in 2000 she shared the award in the Society of Women Writers Poetry Competition. She won first prize for poetry in the 2008 Antipodes Russian Literary Festival.
Date: 3 July, Sunday, 2 pm entry, 2.30 pm reading's start. Place: see at the Writer Centre site
7 June
Antipodes Association is glad to congratulate Natalia Crofts with award in Pushkin in Britain poetic translation tournament.
Well done, Natalia! Keep it up!
See details on official site
30 May
Larissa Smagarinskaya invites you to her personal exhibition «LOVE IS BEAUTY» in Gallery 41 (41 Riley street, Woolloomooloo) from 8 to 25 June. The opening will take place on 11 June, from 2pm to 5 pm.
17 May
All invited on 21 of June at 4pm to literary evening «What do we read».
9 May
Listen T. Bonch-Osmolovskaya's speaking on Radio SBS (8 May)
21 April
Congratulations to Natalia Crofts for making to finals of International Festival of Russian Poetry and Arts Pushkin in Britain!
20 April
We are glad to welcome Cappuccino Concerts (Perth) among friends of our association
18 April
As a part of the First International Gumilev's Festival Antipodes Association invites you on 7 of May at 2pm to Open poetic readings «Strange Sky»
15 April
The review of the head of Crimean Geopoetic club Igor Sid abour round table «Lyrics of tropics: exotic countries in literature»
1 April
Happy Fools Day! Read information paper «Something different» (in Russian)
28 March
Listen T. Bonch-Osmolovskaya's speaking on Radio SBS about movie «Mad Bastards» (radio SBS)
5 March
You can find Alexander Lyusuy's review on the works of Antipodes, the Second Australian Festival of Russian Traditional and Experimental Literature, in Znamya magazine.
31 January
For more effective discussion of the texts which we are going to read on evening of translations «Traduttore, traditore», Antipodes Association invites participants to read them beforehand.
15 January
Antipodes Association invites you to evening of literary translations «Traduttore, traditore» which will take place on 5th of February at 4pm.
13 January
Listen to the interview of V. Vlaskin to radio SBS, 11 January
9 January
Antipodes Association invites you to Open reading of internet-poetry «Digital Joy»,
which will take place on 15 of January, 12 pm, in the Speakers' Corner in Domain.
6 January
Antipodes Association invites you to meet a poet, writer, publisher and traveller Alexander Shishkin.
Reading starts at 4 pm, 8th January, at Berkelouw Books cafe (19 Oxford St, Paddington).
2010:
28 October
The works on the number Pi are collected, the best are announced. But the number Pi is inexhaustible, and we couldn't place a dot on it. The collection of works on number Pi is continued. And the Organizing Committee is ready for new collections: on the numbers å, φ (golden section)… But first of all: on the Möbius strip. Check for our new announcements!
27 October
The best works of Omnipresent number Pi are announced (by the opinion of organising committee).
25 October
Listen to the interview of T. Bonch-Osmolovskaya to radio SBS, 24 October
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22 October
The collecting of works on the number Pi is closed with 107 works in collection.
Viva irrational and transcendental number Pi!
9 October
Antipodes Association invites you to submit works for our III Festival — «Other Globe».
8 October
Antipodes Association invites you to our next tango evening!
27 September
Stop the persecution of a talented poet!
Our Association is deeply worried by the events in Donetsk, Ukraine, where the police persecutes Igor Bobyrev for being gay.
7 September
Antipodes Association invites you to the first geometrical origami workshop 19 of September at 3pm, cafe of Berkelouw Books shop (19 Oxford St, Paddington).
4 September
Antipodes Association invites you to submit works on number Pi — we wait for your short stories, poems, musical pieces, and other works, created on the strict basis of the number Pi.
19 August
A friend of Antipodes Association, Jardin Galerie (children art school and gallery) invites children from 4 to 14 years old to participate in their next project: Trees, drawn from nature. All received works will be shown in virtual exhibition on gallery’s web-site in October-November, and the best works will be chosen for a real exhibition in New York in November-December.
6 August
Unique 12th number of journal «Ñardinal Points» is published in English.
4 August
The journal «KLYAP» announces II international contest of short stories «Stoslovie-2010».
30 June
Antipodes Association invites you to our July poetry evening. Our special guest will be Vladimir Aristov (Moscow). Vladimir Aristov is a poet, writer and essayist. He is an author of seven collections of poetry, a novel, and numerous articles about 20th century poetry. The English speaking audience will be provided with booklets of Aristov's poems bilingua. The evening starts at 4pm, Sunday, July 18th.
23 May
Antipodes Association invites you to participate in Tango-Happening — spontaneous, improvisational, plotless poetic action without words, with participation of Fedor Sofronov (Moscow) and Tatiana Bonch-Osmolovskaya (Sydney) but not controlled by them.
11 May
Antipodes Association warmly greets you on the 70th anniversary of birth of Joseph Brodsky and organize a Fourth Poetry Night on this occasion: «Aloof, provincial, by the seashore».
As usual for our Poetry Nights, we invite everybody to read their favorite poems by the poet and the poets close to Brodsky. We will share our opinions on Brodsky's poetry, and see some archive materials of the author's reading and memoirs about the poet.
The evening will start at 8 pm, Saturday, 22 May, in the cafe on the first floor of Berkelouw Books (19 Oxford St, Paddington).
5 May
Antipodes Association is happy to invite you to the presentation of a book — the collection of works of the Second Australian Festival of Russian Traditional and Experimental Literature.
Book's presentation will take place on May 15, Saturday, at 1 pm, in Bowen Library (Auditorium on level 1, 669-673 Anzac Pde, cnr. Gale Rd & Anzac Pde, Maroubra Junction).
2 May
Almanac of texts of Second Australian Festival of Russian Traditional and Experimental Literature is published. You could order book via email of the Association.
Also you could download the book in pdf format (1.8Mb).
18 April
Antipodes Association and School of Languages and Cultures, University of Sydney, invites you to an evening of contemporary Russian video poetry. You will see the best video poetry works of different styles made by Alexandr Gornon, Maria Galina, Elena Katsyuba, and others. The auditory will be provided with booklets of all transcriptions of the poems and their word-for-word translations into English.
The evening will take place on 12 of May, 5:30pm.
17 April
Results of super-short text contest MICRONOVEL are announced (in Russian)
17 April
Antipodes Association warmly congratulates Nora Krouk with jubilee!
We wish Nora all the best!
16 April
All texts received for super-short text contest MICRONOVEL are published in Livejournal blog of the Association (in Russian).
9 March
Hemingway once wrote a very short story: «For sale: baby shoes, never worn». And Augusto Monterroso wrote: «When he awoke, the dinosaur was still there». And Alan Moore wrote: «Machine. Unexpectedly, I’d invented a time». And Neil Gaiman wrote: «I’m dead. I’ve missed you. Kiss … ?». And… And what can you tell in just six words? To declare your love? To call for compassion? To make them laugh? To express an eternal truth? Or at least, new philosophical concept? Live is short, so write your own six words!
Antipodes Association announces a super-short text contest MICRONOVEL.
20 February
At the end of last year Tatiana Âonch-Osmolovskaya participated in the of contest of short stories «Stoslovie» with topic «Body of my city». Contest was organised by journal «KLYAP».
Read about results of the contest on our site.
3 February
All welcome to Literary Workshop. We will read our own texts and translations, and discuss them with others. Workshop will take place on Sunday, 14th of February, in a private house.
4 January
All welcome to Literary Soiree dedicated to video poetry. We will discuss what the video poetry is and watch few works by Russian authors. Workshop will take place on Sunday, 10th of January, in a private house.
2009:
6 October
All welcome to Literary Workshop. We will discuss common problems of translation and read our own works. Workshop will take place on Sunday, 11th of October, in a private house.
25 September
We are glad to announce Eurasian Journal Portal «Megalit» as a friend of the Association.
17 September
Crimean Symposium in the press.
3 September
The program of the VII Voloshin's Festival is announced
2 September
All welcome to Crimean Symposium, Centennial Park, 12 of September at 3 pm.
25 August
We are glad to announce «Union of Russian Writers» as a friend of the Association.
Union of Russian Writers has more than 3,5 thousands members, including Yevgeny Yevtushenko, Fazil Iskander, Bella Akhmadulina, Andrei Bitov, Alexander Kushner and many others. The Union has 58 regional organisations.
17 June
7th Voloshin's Literary contest has started
11 May
All welcome to new performance of russian theater «A.R.T.» «Doomsday» from 29 till 31 of May in Russian Club.
29 April
New project of Lito.ru — «Russian Autobahn» and literary contest «Agreement of Times»
28 April
Visual poetic performance Systematisation of the water on the edge of the earth will be held on 15 of May in Moscow with support and participation from «Antipodes» Association
15 April
We are glad to announce new friend of Association — literary portal «Tochka Zrenija» (Point of View) and other projects Lito.ru
13 April
On 27 of March Evening of Short Texts of the «Antipodes» Festival was held in Centre of Poetic books (PEN-centre, Moscow)
16 March
Congratulations to Tatiana Bonch-Osmolovskaya, who was affiliated to worldwide association of writers PEN (Russian centre)
26 January
Welcome to the Rabbit Hole!
You could read the most strange and mysterious stories fell through the Rabbit Hole.
We invite everybody to celebrate this day on Thursday, 29 of January, at 7 pm in Hippo Lounge, Madison hotel, corner of Devonshire and Randle Sts., across the exit from the Central Station.
20 January
Literary internet-newspaper of Finland «Severnaja Shirota» invites all russian speaking writers. Write to Gennadiy Mikhlin on email: severnaja@danpat.fi
19 January
Antipodes Association announces the Rabbit Hole Day devoted to Lewis Carroll's 177th birthday.
12 January
Producer of SBS Radio's Russian Language Program Leon Tretyak presents winners of short text contest by SBS radio: Mikhail Bezrodniy (Heidelberg, Germany) broadcast 23 of December, Olga Chadina (Sydney), Igor Sid (Kerch, Ukraine) broadcasts 15 of December and 6 of January, Sergey Altukhov (Moscow) broadcast 9 of January.
2008:
21 December
Executive Producer of SBS Radio's Russian Language Program Sima Tsyskin presents Nora Krouk (Sydney), Grand-laureate of the Festival. Broadcast 20 of December.
11 December
Executive Producer of SBS Radio's Russian Language Program Sima Tsyskin reads poem of Yulia Skorodumova «Australian folk song» on SBS radio 10 December (mp3). The poem was specially written for The First Moscow Festival of Australian Poetry.
9 December
All invited to Venedikt Erofeyev's Readings.
2pm, Intercity platforms, Central Station, Saturday, 13 December. (train 2:18 to Emu Plains)
We will repeat Moscow-Petushki route in an Australian way!
8 December
The Festival is closed!!
7 December
The First Moscow Festival of Australian Poetry is over.
You could read translations of the texts and watch video of poets' performances.
4 December
All invited to unique web-conference with Moscow to view and listen
The First Moscow Festival of Australian Poetry — specially for us!
22 November
Laureates of the Festival are announced
18 November
Results of the Short Text contest are announced
16 November
The Festival is opened!
10 November
New events are announced in the program of the Festival
2 November
Exhibition of artworks of Gennadi Veremeenko is opened in M. C. Art Picture Framing, 169 Wycombe Rd, Neutral Bay
29 October
Next Literary Workshop will take place on 2 November, 5:30 pm in 3 Dots pizzeria (45-55 Harris St Pyrmont)
28 October
Finalists of the festival are chosen.
27 October
Program of the Festival is announced
21 October
Reception of new works is closed for main program of the festival and to the contest of short text.
14 October
Association Imaducation Inc presents «Tilkin-Dilkin» Early Learning Workshops for Russian speaking children 3-5 yrs of age. Unique and extraordinary Early Learning program combines the best and most effective early learning methods with the main and most important theory of all — that children essentially learn through play and imagination.
Classes will be held on Saturdays, starting from the 25th of October at
St Andrew's Cathedral School 499 Kent Street, Sydney (Town Hall station).
Please call 0424 092 716; 0400 231 249; 0421 601 759 for more information
http://www.imaducation.org.au/tilkindilkin.html
7 October
Anthology «Australian Mosaic» and it's chief editor Tatiana Torlina
invites to soiree «Cvetaeva'a Bonfire».
Sunday 19 October, 12pm, Cooper Park.
Details are here.
5 October
Announcements of the festival appeared on literary portals New Literary Map of Russia and Literary Poster
1 October
All kids and their parents are invited on 11 October, 11 am to Bowen Library (Maroubra)
for attractive game Ancient Russian Superheroes.
18 September
Pilgrim Entertainment Group invites to new show «There's no one better or worse than us»
10 September
Next Literary Workshop will take place on 14 September, 3:00 pm in Rolling Stones Cafe (ex Plus Coffee-T House)
9 September
See program of events in Bowen Library for September (pdf)
28 August
Site of the Association is now opened in English
21 August
Association Antipodes is announcing
II Australian Festival of Russian Traditional and Experimental Literature.
Everybody is invited!
20 August
Exhibition of artworks of Gennadi Veremeenko is opened in Shopfront Studio Gallery, 152 Redfern Street, Redfern
19 August
Next Literary Workshop will take place on 31 August, 5:30 pm in 3 Dots pizzeria (45-55 Harris St Pyrmont)
12 August
Next Literary Workshop will take place on 17 August, 5:30 pm in 3 Dots pizzeria (45-55 Harris St Pyrmont)
25 July
Next Literary Workshop will take place on 27 July, 5:30 pm in 3 Dots pizzeria (45-55 Harris St Pyrmont)
16 July
Maria Okunev has won 2008 Mietta Song Recital Award. Congratulations!
15 July
Pilgrim Entertainment Group is waiting for kids on 3 and 10 of August for Interactive Fairytails
26 June
Next Literary Workshop will take place on 29 June, 5:30 pm in 3 Dots pizzeria (45-55 Harris St Pyrmont)
11 June
First Literary Workshop will take place on 14 June, 3:30 pm in Rolling Stones Cafe (ex Plus Coffee-T House)
20 May
Everybody is invited to soiree "What do we read?" 24 May, 3:30 pm in Rolling Stones Cafe (ex Plus Coffee-T House)
30 April
KINETIC ENERGY THEATRE COMPANY presents 'SHAKE-SPEARE'
It's a play about life of Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford, who possibly was real author of works by William Shakespeare.
2-4, 9-11, 16-18 May 7:30 pm or 6:00 pm (Sunday only)
St Luke’s Hall Enmore - 11 Stanmore Road (across 7/11)
Tickets 9665 6489, mail: kineticenergy@iprimus.com.au
23 April
Rudolf Steiner presents
Longing and Belonging 5pm Sunday 4th May at Rudolf Steiner House, 307 Sussex St, Sydney
Poetry heals the wounds inflicted by reason says Novalis (whose image of a blue flower is often taken to symbolise longing). Which poet's work has not tangled deeply with desire or wrestled with the question of identity? Hear Sydney's cosmopolitan poets engage with these themes; recite your own poem.
Entry: $5. Enquiries: 9484 3392
17 April
Attention! Jolly Travelers starts at 10 am
5 April
Another literary contest!
6-é International Festival of Russian Literature Pushkin in Britain
19 March
All kids and their parents are invited on 19 April, 11 am to Bowen Library (Maroubra)
for attractive game Jolly Travelers.
18 March
All lovers of «Eugene Onegin» are invited to soiree devoted to great Russian poet and his novel in prose
Rudolf Steiner House (307, Sussex Street, Sydney) 13 April, 6 pm
16 March
Everybody is invited to Second Night of Poetry — Grant Reserve, Coogee beach, 28 March, 8 pm
6 February
Everybody is invited to Ginkgo, Literary Walk with Hokku Writing on Centennial Park.
24 February, 2 pm near Shelter Pavilion, Parkes Drive.
2007:
6 November
Pilgrim Entertainment Group invites kits on 9 and 16 December
to jolly entertaining show «Santa Clauses, Snowgirls and witches»
26 September
Anthology «Australian Mosaic» and it's chief editor Tatiana Torlina
invites to soiree «Cvetaeva'a Bonfire».
Sunday 7 October, 12pm, Cooper Park.
Details are here.
16 September
Theater A.Ð.Ò. (known as Theater OstrovOK), announces new production.
12 June
Let's create something new! First Literary Improvisation is o 17 of June.
10 June
Livejournal blog is opened
8 June
Due to bad weather forecast we have to move place of Tarkovky's soiree!
Join us in 'Cafe Bookstore'
31 May
Everybody is invited on 10 June to Centennial Park to celebrate 100 anniversary of Arseny Tarkovsky
21 May
And another publication of Irina Nisina
Congratulations!
30 April
We congratulate Irina Nisina with publication in internet-magazine «Satirikon-bis»!
Good luck and new publications, dear Irina!
13 April
Soiree «Beneath the sky of blue…» will be on 20 April, 7 pm in Plus Coffee-T House
12 April
22 April Everybody is invited to «Pacific Opera in Concert» with participation of Maria Okunev
11 April
All events of the association could be found on our Google-calendar
10 April
Anthroposophical Society of Australia invites to two Poetry Evenings under «Sydney's May Festival of the Arts at Rudolf Steiner House». Full program of Festival is on website «Anthroposophy in Australia»
1 April
First Europeans in Australia
23 March
Association Antipodes celebrates World Poetry Day
20 March
Announcement from Ìbantua Gallery. You could see big collection of artworks in Sydney from 26 March till 1 April. Please, send mail to Josh.vanhaaren@mbantua.com.au.
19 March
Everybody is invited to participate in International Festival of Young Writers (Dresden, Germany, September 2007)
18 March
Russian Newspaper «Unification» invites to Evening on 11 May in Russian Club.
16 March
Andrey Kravcov sells Russian books, including some rare books.
11 March
15 March everybody is invited to Graphic Poetry Night
1 March
Antipodes Association is officially founded
5 February
Sad news
Ilya Kormilcev died in London
15 January
Read reviews about Festival
2006:
28 November
Laureates of the festival are chosen.
Photos of the festival events are added to the pages of festivals program.
28 November
Radio «Voice of Russia» starts to make information support to our festival.
26 November
Check news about Festival in short report of ITAR_TASS and NTV TV.
22 November
Check place and time of Closing of the festival
Everybody is invited!
15 November
19 November, 6.10 pm Sydney time First Channel of Russian TV is going to show documentary series «Russians» about family of Australian Aboriginal, descendants of Russian traveler Ilyn — heroes of Elena Govor's book «My dark brother». Here is announcement on Russian TV.
15 November
Announcement from Mbantua Gallery. You could see big collection of artworks in Sydney from 6 till 12 December. They are going to bring about 200 works.
Contact them to organise meeting.
10 November
There is an interview about Festival with Tatiana Bonch-Osmolovskaya on website of Russian Radio SBS.
10 November
Announcement from Theater «OstrovOK»:
1 and 2 December you could watch play «Out of Order» in Fig Tree Theatre, UNSW.
8 November
We are glad to welcome Mbantua Gallery among friends of the festival.
6 November
New event in program — «First Kookaburra's Readings»
1 November
Finalists of the festival are chosen.
1 November
You could find announcement of the Evening «Introduction to contemporary Russian poetry» in NSW Writer Centre
31 October
Announcement of poetic soiree of Elena Chinakhova is added.
27 October
We are still receiving new works.
Committee has decided to publish these works on our website outside of Festival program.
25 October
Announcement of concert of Maria and Anna Okunev is added to Friends page.
23 October
Check computer graphics of Alexei Kharkov on Friends page.
12 October
Check announcements of our festival on sites:
Literary News, «Cutlets and Flies» and Livejournal Literary Network Litnet.ru
10 October
Works of Festival's participants are added.
7 October
Acceptance of new works is closed.
6 October
Texts of the Committee members are added
4 October
Songs of Australian Settlers in translations of G.Usova are added
1 October
You could now check Experts of the Festival
25 September
New section is added: «Geoprose»
18 September
Information about Friends of the Festival is added
18 September
Announcements of our Festival
could be found on Russian literary websites: liter.net and World-wide Literary Poster
8 September
Website of the Festival is opened