International evening of comic poetry was held in London

International online evening "Too funny for words!" gathered poets from Russia, Belarus, the UK, Germany, Canada, Turkey and the Czech Republic. The meeting was organized by the literary and musical collective "Own Version" and the representative office of Rossotrudnichestvo in London.

The event was attended by prominent representatives of the Russian-speaking diasporas of various countries, including the well-known actor Oleg Sidorchik, the author of "Own version" Margarita Markova, president of the International Association of Poets and Writers APIA David Kudykov, founder and president of the International Sochi Film Festival SIFFA Lyubov Balagova, Russian poet and essayist Lydia Grigorieva, chairman of the London Literary Club "Glagol" Valentina Korkoran, member of the Writers' Union of Russia Andrei Galamaga, organiser of the Ottawa Literary Club "Tolk" Elena Obolenskaya, actress and director of the London "GOODGE STREET" theatre Vera Horton, linguist and actress Lilia Ward, member of the Union of Russian Writers Boris Fabrikant, as well as finalists of the international literary festival "Pushkin in Britain" Natalia Mendel, Tatyana Yufit, Sergei Krainev, and Elena Erofeeva. The evening was hosted by the author of literary programmes Ekaterina Chernyaeva.