With the support mayor of VinnytsiaSerhii Morhunov
With the support mayor of VinnytsiaSerhii Morhunov

Europe Island Festival Program (June 15-18, 2018)
June 14
15:00-16:00,Kotsiubynskyi Museum
Opening of the exhibition “On the Monutain: Eaghor Kostetzky and the era of the artistic no-visa”.

 

18:00-19:00,Terrace of Ye Bookstore
Marko R. Stech (Toronto) presenting his novel “Voice”. Moderator: Olexandr Wesselenyi.

 

21:30-23:30,Black Cat White Cat Cinema
Opening of the festival. The show of the drama film “High Price” (1957) directed by Mark Donskoy.

 

June 15
11:00,European Square
Start of the quest “Jewish Happiness in Vinnytsia. Artistic Survey”. To sign in please fill the form goo.gl/W9TJVb.

 

13:00-13:50,Vinnytsia State Pedagogical University, Fountain Square
“Voices of Ukrainian Literature in Poland: the Age of Freedom”. Seminar of Jadwiga Skowron (Wroclaw).

 

14:00-14:50,Vinnytsia State Pedagogical University, Fountain Square
“Occupied Cities and People in Them”. Lecture of Dr. Ola Hnatiuk (Warsaw).

 

15:00-15:50,Terrace of Ye Bookstore
Links between Ukrainian and Belarusian People’s Republics in 1918-1920’s. Discussion with Siarhiei Shupa (Minsk/Prague), the author of the book “Journey to BPR”. Moderator: Olexandr Fedoryshen.

 

16:00-16:50, Independence Square
“Leaving the Territory”: discussion with Siarhiei Shupa (Minsk/Prague) and Bella Shaier (Tel Aviv/Chernivtsi) about writing after emigration. Moderator: Anna Vovchenko.

 

17:00-17:50,Kumbary Steps
Poetry readings: Mariana Savka (Lviv/Kopychyntsi) and Oksana Lutsyshyna (Uzhgorod/Austin).

 

18:00-19:00,Independence Square
Literary meeting with Bella Shaier (Tel Aviv/Chernivtsi). Moderator and translator: Anna Chromova.

 

20:00-20:50,Garden of the Kotsiubynskyi Museum
“In the Garden of Confessions”: musical performance based on the poems by Mariana Savka.

 

21:00-22:00,Garden of the Kotsiubynskyi Museum
«Until the Steamboat Hasn’t Come»: performance based on the poetry book “Superheroes” by Olena Huseinova.

 

22:30-24:00,Black Cat White Cat Cinema
Retrospective of the movies directed by Ihor Savchenko. Today on the screen: “Bohdan Khmelnytsky” (1941).

 

June 16
11:00,European Square
Start of the Bloomsday in Vinnytsia.

 

11:00-11:50,Bathyscaphe
“Big Promotion of the Small Literatures, or There and Back Again”. Discussion between leading Ukrainian cultural managers Polina Horodyska, Yulia Dzhuhastrianska, Anastasia Levkova, and Sophia Cheliak. Special guest: Jadwiga Skowron. Moderator: Olha Vyshnia.

 

12:00-12:45,Terrace of Ye Bookstore
Mykola Riabchuk, President of Ukrainian PEN Center, presenting his book “To Chaplia’s Birthday”. Moderator: Olexandr Wesselenyi.

 

13:00-13:45,Terrace of Ye Bookstore
“Woman Speaks… on War”. Discussion between Olena Stiazhkina (Donetsk) and Dr. Ola Hnatiuk (Warsaw).

 

14:00-15:30,Campa Island
“On the Island”. Literary reading. Participants: Alhierd Bacharevich (Minsk), Olena Huseinova (Kyiv/Pomichna), Ostap Slyvynsky (Lviv). To sign in please fill the form bit.ly/2Ls2kg3. Access limited! Ticket fee: 100 UAH.

 

16:00-16:50,Independence Square
«Novel and the City»: reading and discussion between Kateryna Kalytko (Vinnytsia/Sarajevo), Maxym Dupeshko (Chernivtsi), and Victoria Amelina (Lviv). Moderator: Anna Vovchenko.

 

17:00-17:50,Kumbary Steps
Poetry readings: Serhiy Zhadan (Kharkiv/Starobilsk) and Oleh Kadanov (Kharkiv/Ivano-Frankivsk).

 

18:00-18:50,Independence Square
Literary meeting with Dana Grigorcea (Zurich/Bucharest). Moderator: Kateryna Kalytko.

 

19:30-20:30,Independence Square
Literary meeting with Weronika Murek (Katowice). Moderator: Ostap Slyvynsky. Translator: Ksenia Chykunova.
 

21:00-22:00,Garden of the Kotsiubynskyi Museum
Concert of “Liniya Mannerheima” (“Mannerheim Line”): Serhiy Zhadan, Oleh Kadanov, Yevhen Turchynov.

 

22:30-24:00,Black Cat White Cat Cinema
Retrospective of the movies directed by Ihor Savchenko. Today on the screen: «Taras Shevchenko» (1951).

 

23:00-02:00, Bathyscaphe
“The Island Republic”: open-air festival party. Participants: Vik Kovrey, Bohdan Kutsenko and Volodymyr Voychyshyn, Daryna Hladun, Lesyk Panasiuk, Tanya Sha and Olena Lvova (“12 Duos”), Bohdan Oleh Horobchuk and Ella Yevtushenko (“Mykola and the TV”).

 

June 17
11:00-14:00,Yard of the Library #1
Children’s program by Old Lion Publishing House. Oksana Bula, Natalka Haida, Halyna Vdovychenko, Volodymyr Areniev, Anastasia Levkova.

 

11:00-11:45,Bathyscaphe
Transatlantic breakfast with Anna Vovchenko and Hanna Uliura.

 

12:00-12:45,Terrace of Ye Bookstore
Borys Yeghiazarian (Aparan/Kyiv) presenting his book “Forty Springs”. Moderator: Olena Huseinova. Translator: Anushavan Mesropian.

 

13:00-13:45,Terrace of Ye Bookstore
“European Journey with Vasyl Stus”. Translation readings: Anna Vovchenko (Spanish), Daryna Hladun (English), Ella Yevtushenko (French).

 

14:00-14:50,Independence Square
“Non-grey People in the Grey Zones”: reading and discussion betwwen Olena Stiazhkina (Donetsk) and Andriy Kurkov (Kyiv). Moderator: Ostap Slyvynsky.

 

15:00-15:50,Independence Square
“Zurich/Berlin: Polyphony of the City in the Focus of a Central European Author”. Discussion between Dora Kapralova and Dana Grigorcea. Moderator: Nastasia Yevdokymova.

 

16:00-16:50,Kumbary Steps
Poetry readings: Anna Chromova (Kyiv/Netanya) and Serhiy Tatchyn (Vinnytsia).

 

17:00-17:50,Independence Square
Literary meeting with Dora Kapralova (Brno/Berlin). Moderator and translator: Tetiana Ponomarenko.

 

18:00-19:10,Independence Square
Alhierd Bacharevich presenting his novel “The Dogs of Europe”. Moderator: Hanna Uliura.

 

19:30-20:30,Garden of the Kotsiubynsky Museum
“Returning From the Point Zero”: dialogue readings between Artem Chech and Iryna Tsilyk.

 

21:00-22:00,Garden of the Kotsiubynsky Museum
Closing of the festival. “Beyturan Blossoms”: performance of Kateryna Kalytko (poetry) and Mashala Doza (music). Premiere.

 

22:30-24:00, Black Cat White Cat Cinema
Retrospective of the movies directed by Ihor Savchenko. Today on the screen: «The Horseriders» (1939).

 

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