Posted on October 17, 2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy was likely accustomed to stirring emotion in others, as a comedian and actor before becoming a...

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Posted on September 13, 2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Ukraine's largest book festival is still taking place in person (and virtually) this year, despite Russia's invasion of the country,...

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Posted on July 14, 2022 at 3:57 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It's no surprise, sadly, that librarians are leaving the profession in the face of rising — in frequency and intensity...

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Posted on June 22, 2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A Russian journalist has auctioned off his Nobel Peace Prize to benefit UNICEF's relief efforts in Ukraine. The New York...

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Posted on May 30, 2022 at 4:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

From early on in the Russian invasion of Ukraine, author Andrey Kurkov has made his stance widely known. Kurkov, one...

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Posted on May 4, 2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A 2020 biography of Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky is being translated into English for the first time — and updated....

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Posted on April 26, 2022 at 3:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Two indie publishers in the United Kingdom are working to make a small positive change in the lives of Ukrainian...

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Tagged As: Charity, Ukraine

Posted on April 7, 2022 at 8:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

PEN America has added a special emergency session to its annual World Voices Festival. The event from May 11-14 will...

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Posted on March 29, 2022 at 7:32 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The world has watched in horror as Ukrainians are displaced, injured, and killed by Russia's invasion. It goes without saying...

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Posted on March 24, 2022 at 8:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Looking for literary plans tonight? The Goethe Institut has something literary and political to offer: a conversation between writers in...

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Tagged As: Author events, Ukraine