Friday, August 19th, 2022 On the Cultural Front: Ukrainian Publishers in the Time of War

DateTimeLocation
Friday, August 19, 202212:00PM - 1:30PMOnline Event, Online Event

Description

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.


Speakers

Halyna Lystvak
Speaker
Lecturer, Literary editor, Independent publishing professional

Yulliia Kozlovets
Speaker
Coordinator of the Festival, Book Arsenal Festival

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

Ksenya Kiebuzinski
Chair
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

Co-Sponsors

Centre for Euopean, Russian, and Eurasian Studies

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