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“Our life is a dream” Yaroslav Melnyk at Ukrainian Institute

May 9, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

free

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WHEN:

May 9, 2015, 19:00

WHERE:

79 Holland Park, London, W11 3SW

ADMISSION:

free

The Ukrainian Institute in London invites you to take part in a meeting with special guest Ukrainian Lithuanian surrealist writer BBC Ukrainian Book of the Year 2013 winner Yaroslav Melnyk.

Discussion will be held both in English and Ukrainian. Moderator of the discussion will be Svitlana Pyrkalo.

To participate in this event, please register online.

Kniga-rokuYaroslav Melnyk – Ukrainian and Lithuanian novelist, writer, philosopher, critic, member of the National Writer’s Union of Ukraine and Writer’s Union of Lithuania, winner of numerous competitions and awards, author of more than ten books which have been published in European countries. Critics call him a mystic and existential writer.

“Yaroslav Melnyk is the most cosmopolitan Ukrainian writer of the 21st century” (British library, London)

The book Kelias į rojų (The Road to Paradise) was nominated for theEurope book prize.

All of his books in Ukrainian prose were finalists’ books of the “BBC Ukrainian Book of the Year” (2012, 2013, 2014) and his novel “Dalekyi prostir” (“The Remote Space”) became the “BBC Ukrainian Book of the Year”in 2013.

For more information, please contact:

info@ukrainianinstitute.org.uk

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Date:
May 9, 2015
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
free
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Ukrainian Institute in London
Phone:
07963 215 265
Website:
http://ukrainianinstitute.org.uk/

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Ukrainian Institute in London
79 Holland Park
London, W11 3SW United Kingdom
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Phone:
07963 215 265
Website:
http://ukrainianinstitute.org.uk/