The Kobzar Literary $25,000 Biennial Award, offered by the Shevchenko Foundation, recognizes outstanding contributions to Canadian literary arts by authors who develop a Ukrainian Canadian theme with literary merit in one of several genres: literary nonfiction, fiction, poetry, young readers’ literature, plays, screenplays and musicals. Join Natalia Khanenko-Friesen, Erín Moure and Alexandra Risen for readings from their nominated works. Marusia Bociurkiw and Daria Salamon will read from Lisa Grekul’s and Lindy Ledohowski’s Unbound. Hosted by Joseph Kertes.
Presented in partnership with the Shevchenko Foundation
The Shevchenko Foundation is a national, chartered philanthropic institution dedicated to the preservation and promotion of the Ukrainian Canadian cultural heritage.