25.10.2018 17:30 - 18:00 · Töölö · Englanninkielinen ohjelma, Kansainvälinen kirjailija, Romaanit, Yhteiskunta

Serhiy Zhadan: Ukrainian contemporary literature in the pressure of the war

Serhiy Zhadan (1974) is one of the most acclaimed authors in Ukraine. His books have been translated into more than 17 languages. In his novels he often depicts the consequences of war on ordinary people. Zhadan is native to Luhansk. His most recent book Internat (2017) tells the story of a young teacher who has to rescue his nephew placed in orphanage amidst escalating warfare. This work won the best translation award in the Leipzig´s bookfair.

  • Aika: 25.10.2018 17:30 - 18:00
  • Paikka: Töölö
  • Esiintyjät: Zhadan Serhiy