On the Cultural Front: Ukrainian Publishers in the Time of War

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Friday, August 19th, 2022

Friday, August 19, 202212:00PM - 1:30PMOnline Event, Online Event
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The event focuses on the state of Ukraine’s publishing scene during the war with Russia. Presenters will address the main challenges Ukrainian publishers face today, their participation in book fairs and festivals, the government’s policy in the field of book publishing, and the role of Ukrainian publishers on the international stage. They will provide an overview of what is happening with Ukraine’s cultural institutions in general and with the book industry in particular.


Larysa Iarovenko


Halyna Lystvak
Lecturer, Literary editor, Independent publishing professional

Yulliia Kozlovets
Coordinator of the Festival, Book Arsenal Festival

Iryna Baturevych
Co-founder of Chytomo, the independent digital magazine for the Ukrainian publishing community

Ksenya Kiebuzinski
Head of the Petro Jacyk Resource Centre, co-Director of the Petro Jacyk Program for the Study of Ukraine at CERES, University of Toronto

Main Sponsor

Petro Jacyk Program for the Study of Ukraine


Centre for Euopean, Russian, and Eurasian Studies

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