Mykhaylyna Kotsiubynska

Mykhaylyna Kotsiubynska

2015, 41 min

The video is from the program “Standing Upright”. The program tells about the life and work of Mykhailyna Kotsiubynska, a Ukrainian literary critic, translator, and member of the Sixties movement. She is the winner of many prestigious Ukrainian awards, an honored worker of science and technology of Ukraine. She is the niece of the classic Ukrainian writer Mykhailo Kotsiubynskyi (daughter of his younger brother Khoma).

Interview: Oleksiy Sinchenko, Candidate of Philosophy; Eleonora Solovey, Doctor of Philosophy; Iryna Volytska, Honored Artist; Valentyna Chornovil, compiler of Vyacheslav Chornovil's works; Natalia Kucher, researcher at the National Museum of Literature; Les Taniuk, head of the National Union of Theater Workers; Leonid Finberg, editor-in-chief of the Dukh i Litera Publishing House.

Fragments of the programs “Dialogue. Mykhaylyna Kotsiubynska-Mykola Zhulynskyi” and ‘Remembering Ivan Svitlychnyi’ programs, poetry by Jacques Prever is read by Bohdan Stupka, and music by Volodymyr Huba.