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Zhadan bio & links to poetry in English

EVENTS in 2016

April 11, 2016 Serhiy Zhadan at Bowery Poetry Club in New York
Pop-up Event: New Poetry and from the forthcoming novel Voroshilograd,
Monday, April 11, 2016 6:00 to 6:20 ONLYpm
Bowery Poetry Club
308 Bowery (@ 1st St), New York

April 12, 2016 Serhiy Zhadan at Columbia University in New York
Reading: New Poetry and from the forthcoming novel Voroshilograd,
Tuesday, April 12, 2016 6:00 pm
Lecture Hall, 3rd Floor Pulitzer Hall
(Graduate School of Journalism,
2950 Broadway at 116th St)

April 14, 2016 Serhiy Zhadan at Rutgers University in New Jersey
Reading & Talk: Thursday, April 14, 2016
2:50 - 4:10 pm
Bildner Center for Jewish Studies
room 107, 12 College Ave, CAC
FREE but registration requested

April 15, 2016 Serhiy Zhadan and Yara Arts Group at Ukrainian Museum in New York
Reading: Friday, April 15, 2016 at 7:30 pm
Doors open 6:30 pm, meet the author after
The Ukrainian Museum
222 East 6th Street, New York

Serhiy Zhadan will be reading his work in the original, while Yara actors will read English translations.

April 18, 2016 Serhiy Zhadan at Ukrainian Museum-Archives in Cleveland
Reading & Talk: Monday, April 18, 7:00 pm
Ukrainian Museum-Archives
1202 Kenilworth Ave, Cleveland, OH
FREE and open to the public
April 20, 2016 Serhiy Zhadan at University of Texas Austin

Book and Poetry Reading: Serhiy Zhadan
Ukrainian poet, novelist, essayist and translator
Wednesday, April 20, 3:00 PM
Burdine Hall, 214
Talk: The Ukrainian East Before and After
Wed, April 20, 2016 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Free and open to the public
Sponsored by: CREEES

Serhiy Zhadan will be reading a selection of his poems and excerpts from his novel Voroshilovgrad, forthcoming in English this spring. BBC Ukraine named Voroshilovgrad BBC Book of the Year in 2010 and BBC Book of the Decade in 2014.
Mr. Zhadan is a poet, novelist, musician from Kharkiv, Ukraine. An activist who has become a voice of Ukraine's "Euro-Maidan" movement, he has been vocal about finding solutions that make Ukraine a safe space for Russian and Ukrainian speakers.

April 22, 2016 KHARKIV PARTY
with Serhiy Zhadan, Yara Arts Group & Friends at Ukrainian Sports Club in New York
Friday, April 22, 2016 at 9 pm
Ukrainian Sports Club
122 Second Ave @ 7th St, New York

Featuring Fima Chupakhin and Susan Hwang & The Relastics.
Plus you can buy a copy of Voroshilovgrad in English and get it signed by the author!

English translations of Serhiy Zhadan's Poetry read at the events are by Virlana Tkacz and Wanda Phipps.
They have been made possible with the public support of the New York State Council on the Arts.

On Zhadan and links to poems in English
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