Rudka Zydel (born in 1987) – She lives in Kraków, and has been performing on stage since 2012. The winner of the First National Poetry Slam Championships 2017, the 5th edition of Slam Poetry Night in Wrocław and the 11th Spoke’n’Word Festival. The finalist of the European Poetry Slam Championships in Brussels in 2017. The mural with a fragment of her text is painted on a wall of the cultural centre Warsztat in Kraków. She published in the online magazine PROwincja, the quarterly Arterie, and the Corporation Ha! Art, as part of the cycle Poem is not a miracle. Her first slam album Łoskot (Ramble)was released by the FKA Publishing House in April this year. At least once a year she dreams about Rock Hudson.