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An Afternoon with Andriy Lyubka

October 22 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
306 Royce Hall,

306 Royce Hall, UCLA


 UCLA Slavic, East European and Eurasian Languages and Cultures presents…

An Afternoon with Andriy Lyubka

Ukrainian poet, translator and essayist

Sunday, October 22, 2017
3pm – 5pm
306 Royce Hall

Andriy Lyubka was born in 1987 in Riga, Latvia. He completed degrees in Ukrainian Philology at Uzhhorod University (2009) and in Balkan Studies at the University of Warsaw (2014). He is the author of three books of poetry – Eight Months of Schizophrenia (2007), TERRORISM (2008), and Forty Bucks Plus Tip (2009) – and five books of prose – KILLER: A Collection of Stories (2012), Sleeping with Women (2014), Carbide (2015), A Room for Sorrow (2016) and Saudade (2017).  His writings have been translated into Polish, Chinese, English, Portuguese, Russian, Czech, Serbian, Macedonian, Slovak, Lithuanian, Romanian, Turkish and German. He also works as a translator, having published several translations from Polish, Serbian and English into Ukrainian.  He is a columnist for Radio Liberty, Den and Zbruch.  He has been a curator for the literary festivals Kyivski Lavry and Meridian Czernowitz and has been writer-in-residence at cultural institutes in Poland, Latvia, Romania, Hungary, Sweden and Austria.


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For event parking, enter campus via Sunset Blvd / Westwood Plaza. Please park in Structure 4 via Pay-by-Plate visitor parking. Take the elevator or stairs in the parking structure up to the ground level. Walk across Wilson Plaza and up Janss Steps to reach Royce Hall (on the left at the top of Janss Steps). If you need disabled parking, please visit the Parking & Information Booth on Strathmore Pl / Westwood Plaza to obtain a permit. For your reference, a campus map is attached.


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Details

Date:
October 22
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Organizer

Roman Koropeckyj

Venue

306 Royce Hall