We are glad to invite you to a meeting with the writer which will take place at the Embassy of Ukraine on October 26 at 6 pm.
The meeting program includes:
• Readings by the author
• A talk about the war in Donbas through the prism of Zhadan’s latest novel ‘Internat’
• A discussion of the film premier of ‘The Wild Fields’ based on Zhadan’s novel ‘Voroshylovhrad’
• A discussion of his new music project ‘The Mannerheim Line’ (“Лінія Маннергейма”)
• Raffle with the chance to win an autographed copy of either the recent poetry collection ‘Antenna’ (Ukrainian) or the novel ‘Voroshylovgrad’ (English)
• Informal interaction
We are also glad to announce that a Finnish translation of Zhadan’s poems and an extract of his recent novel ‘Internat’ will be published in the literary magazine Nuori Voima (https://nuorivoima.fi). Nuori Voima is also supporting a literary meeting with the participation of Zhadan, young Finnish poets and American poet Patricia Lockwood (café Mascot, October 27 at 8 pm).
Organizers: the Ukrainian Association in Finland with the support of the Embassy of Ukraine in the Republic of Finland.