Ukrainian Book Club to discuss Yuri Vynnychuk’s famous novel, 28-11-2015

November 8, 2015 • Educational, Past Events • Views: 470

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WHEN:

28 November 2015, 11am

WHERE:

Ukrainian Institute, 79 Holland Park, W11 3SW

Admission:

Free

Language:

Ukrainian

The next session of the Book Club will focus on the novel by Yuri Vynnychuk, “The Tango of Death” (in Ukrainian “Танго смерті”). The novel is set in Lviv, in the period between the two world wars. The novel is marked with Vynnychuk’s trademark fusion of tragedy and humor.

In 2012 this book was awarded with prestigious BBC’s Ukrainian Book of the Year.

The Book Club is moderated by Volodymyr Oleyko.

Source of information

Watch Yuri Vynnychuk speaking at the 11th installment of the Contemporary Ukrainian Literature series, sponsored by the Kennan Institute and Columbia University’s Harriman Institute.

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