Ukrainian Literature and Culture
The event will include presentations by experts on aspects of Ukrainian literature and culture, live performances, a round table discussion, and contributions from the different languages in the faculty. I hope that as many of you as possible will participate for all or part of the event, to show our solidarity.
Booking is essential — please do so here.
4:00p.m. Welcome and short presentations on Ukrainian literature and culture by:
Jack Clover, playwright and journalist
Julie Curtis (Oxford)
Sasha Dugdale, translator and poet
Olena Palko (Birkbeck)
Poetry readings by Ruslan Pavlyshyn
5:00p.m. Ukrainian music performed by Philip Bullock and Alex Lloyd
5:30p.m. Round table on Ukrainian culture featuring Jack Clover, Julie Curtis, Sasha Dugdale, Olena Palko and Ruslan Pavlyshyn, chaired by Jan Fellerer
6:00p.m. Ukraine in poems (contributions from across the faculty’s languages)