"FM Galicia," an evening with writer Taras Prokhasko

Tuesday, April 20, 2010
7:30pm
Harriman Atrium, International Affairs Building

The Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute, Columbia University invites you to a talk with author Taras Prokhasko.

Mr. Prokhasko is the author of Inshi dni Anny (Anna’s Other Days), 1998; FM Halychyna (FM Galicia), 2001; Neprosti (The UnSimple), 2002; Leksykon tayemnykh znan (Lexicon of Secretive Knowledge), 2005; Z tsyoho mozhna bulo b zrobyty kilka opovidan (Could Have Made a Couple of Stories from This), 2005; and Port Frankivsk, 2006.

His novella Necropolis and novel The UnSimple have been translated and published in English. Taras Prokhasko is the recipient of the Joseph Conrad Award (2007) as well as Korrespondent magazine’s Best Ukrainian Book Award (2006, 2007).

The Contemporary Ukrainian Literature Series is cosponsored by the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute, Columbia University and by the Kennan Institute.

This English-language event is free and open to the public. For more information call Dr. Mark Andryczyk at 212-854-4697, or write to ukrainianstudies@columbia.edu.           

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