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RQ-249830-16
Contemporary Ukrainian Literature in English Translation
Igor Nemirovsky, Academic Studies Press

Grant details: https://apps.neh.gov/publicquery/main.aspx?f=1&gn=RQ-249830-16

Columbia University Lecturer Acquaints Americans with Contemporary Ukrainian Literature (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Voice of America
Publication: Voice of America
Date: 2/20/2018
Abstract: Voice of America's Julia Yarmolenko and Dmitry Savchuk meet with editor Mark Andryczyk in his native Philadelphia to discuss the publication of "The White Chalk of Days".
URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lUcTlJFOuqM

September 2017 Poetry Feature (Media Coverage)
Author(s): The Common
Publication: The Common
Date: 9/29/2017
Abstract: "The Common" featured several poems from the volume "Words for War."
URL: https://www.thecommononline.org/september-2017-poetry-feature/

Ukraine Feature: Words for War (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Poetry International
Publication: Poetry International
Date: 9/27/2017
Abstract: "Poetry International" featured several poems from "Words for War."

The works of 15 Ukrainian writers were translated into English (Media Coverage)
Publication: Gazeta.ua
Date: 1/14/2018
URL: https://gazeta.ua/articles/culture/_tvori-15-ukrayinskih-pismennikiv-pereklali-anglijskoyu/814572

The anthology of contemporary Ukrainian poetry was published in the USA (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Bogdan Kapitsa
Publication: day.kyiv.ua
Date: 2/21/2018
Abstract: Maidan, the occupation of the Crimea, the war on the Donbass - all this is reflected in the work of Ukrainian writers. Now, reading such poetry in translation is also possible by Americans. An anthology "Words for War" was published in Boston...
URL: https://day.kyiv.ua/uk/article/kultura/slova-do-viyny

The anthology of contemporary Ukrainian literature was published in the USA (Media Coverage)
Publication: starlev.com.ua
Date: 1/21/2018
URL: https://starylev.com.ua/news/antologiyu-suchasnoyi-ukrayinskoyi-literatury-vydaly-u-ssha

Words for War Lyuba Yakimchuk-Ruination of Cities & Words (Media Coverage)
Publication: BBC The Essay
Date: 7/31/2023
Abstract: Lyuba Yakimchuk was born in eastern Ukraine near Luhansk and has now fled Kyiv for Vienna.
URL: https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/m0016bbz?fbclid=IwAR05Q7lvYMopj5-gZOiRXB-dgxWjQyef6E793DR2WgK6DfSXQ7Y9syzxo6E

Over a River Strangely Rosy: Reading Poetry in Wartime (Media Coverage)
Publication: Los Angeles Review of Books
Date: 7/31/2023
Abstract: I spent most of my life not reading poetry. Right now it’s the only language that makes sense to me. But I can’t write poetry, so I don’t have the words I need to talk about the subject that preoccupies all of us: the vicious, criminal, irrational Russian war on Ukraine and the lies that the Russian government is using to justify its plunder and murder.
URL: https://lareviewofbooks.org/short-takes/over-a-river-strangely-rosy-reading-poetry-in-wartime/

Blossoms in Ukraine (Media Coverage)
Publication: Poetry Foundation
Date: 3/22/2022
Abstract: Oksana Maksymchuk and Oksana Lutsyshyna on life as a refugee, the God of comfort, and the deep roots of the war.
URL: https://www.poetryfoundation.org/podcasts/157648/blossoms-in-ukraine?fbclid=IwAR0-TwRdRosF3Bf3NBenDooA7ue2CFS5-fBHT5NmwQfGIyd7oaMcytJ30gc

Ukraine in Literature (Media Coverage)
Publication: The New York Times - Thursday Wrap Up
Date: 3/17/2022
Abstract: This selection of literature and nonfiction, compiled by writers and editors The Time's Book Desk, can help you better understand Ukraine.
URL: https://www.nytimes.com/2022/03/10/books/ukraine-translate-books.html?fbclid=IwAR05Q7lvYMopj5-gZOiRXB-dgxWjQyef6E793DR2WgK6DfSXQ7Y9syzxo6E

Why all the fuss? Ukraine’s New Education Law (Media Coverage)
Publication: Hromadske Radio
Date: 10/7/2017
Abstract: FEATURE INTERVIEW: Language expert Volodymyr Kulyk tells Marta Dyczok why Ukraine’s new education law is causing controversy and mentions "Words for War" publication.
URL: https://hromadskeradio.org/programs/ukraine-calling/why-all-the-fuss-ukraines-new-education-law

"The White Chalk of Days" Facebook Page (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Academic Studies Press / Borderlines: Foundation for Academic Studies
Publication: Facebook
Date: 12/19/2017
Abstract: This Facebook page is both a promotional and educational online resource where news, reviews, videos, further online resources, selected poems and content, and any related information is shared. Further content will be added throughout 2018.
URL: https://www.facebook.com/whitechalkofdays/

"Words for War" Facebook Page (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Academic Studies Press / Borderlines: Foundation for Academic Studies
Publication: Facebook
Date: 8/30/2017
Abstract: This Facebook page is both a promotional and educational online resource where news, reviews, videos, further online resources, selected poems and content, and any related information is shared. Further content will be added throughout 2018.
URL: https://www.facebook.com/wordsforwar/

10 Ukrainian Fiction Books to Understanding Ukraine, its History, Culture, and Current War (Media Coverage)
Publication: Ukrainian Institute
Date: 4/26/2022
Abstract: Modern Ukrainian literature is a reflection of how the society in the country actually lives. In these 10 books you will find an understanding of what Ukrainian literary art is and how it reflects Ukrainian life.
URL: https://www.facebook.com/wordsforwar/posts/pfbid0UZhkdxyXkr2RayXWq9CaNcYcDkKaMYf2QyHy7agkXXnWzZwgjwvw1kZdXMhzcga8l

Women and war: Stories from the other front (Media Coverage)
Publication: CBC Radio
Date: 5/5/2022
Abstract: Stories of war often focus on the men who wage them. But how might we see conflicts differently when women tell the story?
URL: https://www.cbc.ca/radio/ideas/women-and-war-stories-from-the-other-front-1.6442482?fbclid=IwAR3xXKGQ9ckW5HFvss4LEA8GD_6pKqHvooBOXB2TCZ8w_L2_fJx2CbqxT04

Ian Ross Singleton reviews Words for War: New Poems from Ukraine, edited by Oksana Maksymchuk and Max Rosochinsky (Media Coverage)
Publication: Asymptote
Date: 4/1/2022
Abstract: Words for War: New Poems From Ukraine is a project begun in 2017 with a physical book as well as a website which additionally includes the original language versions and recordings of readings of the poems in the book.
URL: https://www.asymptotejournal.com/criticism/oksana-maksymchuk-and-max-rosochinsky-words-for-war-new-poems-from-ukraine/?fbclid=IwAR0Uy-JMCj7m4RRDQhi6oiJH6k8pO50cR0OIe68AGRQMcBQ4ulVK2_nGAxw


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