Serhij Żadan will visit Poland
Authors' meetings with Serhij Żadan, one of the most famous Ukrainian writers, will take place on 17, 18 and 20 August in three Polish cities. This writer, poet, essayist and translator is well known Polish readers, among others thanks to such novels as "Internat", "Depeche Mode" or "Anarchy in the UKR".
In March this year, the Committee on Literature of the Polish Academy of Sciences announced that it had adopted a resolution to put forward a Ukrainian candidacy for the Nobel Prize in Literature.
The Swedish Academy selects the Nobel Laureate in Literature in October. It is not known whether the Academy will agree to the resolution of the Polish Academy of Sciences, its deliberations are secret and in order to take into account the vote of Polish scientists, it would have to break at least two rules accompanying the selection of the laureate.
During the meetings via the Fenix Foundation, a fundraiser will be conducted to defend Kharkiv.