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Marina KAZAKOVA

Marina Kazakova (b. Gorky, Russia, 1983) is a Russian-born Belgium-based poet. Her literature works deal to a large degree with confrontation with the past and explore the challenges posed both by memory and grief. Published internationally in magazines and journals (Three Rooms Press "Maintenant", "Great Weather for Media...", "Crannog", "Duck Lake Books", "Writing in a Woman's Voice"), Marina is a frequent performer, she has been shortlisted at various international poetry festivals and art events: Brussels Poetry Festival 2017-2018,  Maintenant's Dada London Invasion 2018, Nothing To Sell 2019 - Rome, European Poetry Festival, Red Square Festival, The 3rd International Literary Festival Words of Fire 2020 in Portugal,  Gerard Manley Hopkins International Literary Festival 2020 in Ireland, etc.

Marina holds Master's degrees in Public Relations and Transmedia. Currently, she is  the Communications Officer at Victim Support Europe (Brussels) and working on her practice-based PhD in Arts at Luca School of Arts (KULeuven).

Marina Kazakova (née à Gorky, Russie, 1983) est une poète d'origine russe habitant en Belgique.

Son travail littéraire porte pour une grande part sur la confrontation avec le passé, et explore les défis posés à la fois par la mémoire et le chagrin. Publiée internationalement dans  des magasines et des revues ( Three Rooms Press "Maintenant", "Great Weather for Media...", "Crannog", "Duck Lake Books", "Writing in a Woman's Voice"), Marina perfome fréquement, elle a été sélectionnée à de nombreux festivals de poésie internationaux et événements artistiques : Brussels Poetry Festival 2017-2018,  Maintenant's Dada London Invasion 2018, Nothing To Sell 2019 à Rome, European Poetry Festival, Red Square Festival, The 3rd International Literary Festival Words of Fire 2020 au Portugal,  Gerard Manley Hopkins International Literary Festival 2020 en Irelande, etc.

Marina détient un master en Relation Publique et Transmedia. Actuellement, elle est responsable des communications à Victim Support Europe (Bruxelles) et travaille sur son doctorat en arts à Luca School of Arts (KULeuven).

Marina Kazakova (geboren Gorky Rusland, 1983) is een in België wonende dichteres. Haar poezie gaat grotendeels over een confrontatie met het verleden en verkent de uitdagingen die het verleden en verdriet met zich meebrengen.

Internationaal gepubliceerd in magazines en weekbladen (Three rooms press "Maintenant", 'Great Weather for media...', "Crannog', "Duck Lake Books',

"Writing in a Woman's voice"), Marina treed regelmatig op, ze wordt uitgenodigd op verschillende internationale poezie festivals en kunst voorstellingen: Brussel Poetry Festival 2017-2018, Maintenant's Dada London Invasion 2018, Nothing To Sell 2019, Rome, European Poetry Festival, Red Square Festival, The 3d International Literary Festival Words of Fire 2020 in Portugal, Gerard Manley Hoplins International Literary Festival 2020 in Ireland, etc.

Marina heeft een Master's degrees in Public Relations and Transmedia. Op dit moment is ze de Communications officer bij Victim Support Europe (Brussel)

en werkt ze aan haar praktijk gebaseerde Phd in arts bij de Luca school of Arts in Leuven.

  • Leeuwarden Europan Capital of Culture 2018
  • Hungarian Cultural Institute Brussels
  • LOFT 58
  • Scottish Government EU Office
  • Etxepare Euskal Institutua
  • Embassy of the Republic of Latvia to the Kingdom of Belgium
  • Danish Cultural Institute
  • Greenland Representation to the European Union
  • Polish Institute - Cultural Service of the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Brussels
  • Embassy of Sweden
  • Orfeu - Livraria Portuguesa
  • Czech Centre Brussels
  • Permanent Representation of Lithuania to the EU
  • Yunus Emre Institute
  • Greenlandic Writers Association
  • Austrian Cultural Forum
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  • Ambassade du Luxembourg à Bruxelles
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  • Embassy of Ireland
  • Vlaams-Nederlands Huis deBuren
  • LUCA School of Arts
  • Permanent Representation of the Republic of Slovenia to the European Union
  • Austrian Presidency of the Council of the European Union
  • Romanian Cultural Institute in Brussels
  • Commission européenne
  • Camões Instituto de Cooperação e Língua Portugal
  • Instituto Cervantes Brussels
  • Mission of the Faroes to the EU
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  • Permanent Representation of the Republic of Estonia to the European Union
  • Spain Arts and Culture - Cultural and Scientific Service of the Embassy of Spain in Belgium
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  • Istituto Italiano di Cultura
  • Network to Promote Linguistic Diversity
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