Pre-Launch reading from “The God of Freedom” and conversation with Yuliya Musakovska

April 27, 2024

Yuliya Musakovska and Olena Jennings

Yuliya Musakovska celebrated the upcoming release of her poetry collection, The God of Freedom, in English translation from Arrowsmith Press with cover art by Anastasiia Starko.She was joined by her translator Olena Jennings. The event featured a reading in both Ukrainian and English. Vasyl Makhno moderated a discussion about the wartime reality of Ukraine under the Russian invasion and the role of cultural activism in the Ukrainian resistance. Yuliya and Olena also spoke about their translation process.