Urszula Zajączkowska

a poet, a botanist, a visual artist and a musician
Urszula Zajączkowska

(born 1978) – poet, botanist, visual artist and musician, assistant professor at the Independent Department of Forest Botany at the Warsaw University of Life Sciences. Her debut volume of poetry, Atomy (2014), was nominated for the Wrocław Silesius Poetry Award in 2015. She runs the popular science website botanik.pl. In her work, she tries to bridge the gap between science and humanities, as well as to develop new languages to describe the relationship between humanity and nature. In 2017, she published the volume minimum, for which she received the Kościelski Award.

fot. Hanna Zajączkowska