Jury

fot. Joanna Jackowska

fot. Joanna Jackowska

      CHAIRMAN OF THE JURY

Mykola Riabchuk (1953-) was a deputy editor of the “Wseswit” monthly and a head of the review department of the “Suczasnist” journal. Co-founder of the Kiev monthly “Krytyka”. In Poland published in “Więź”,  „Tygodnik Powszechny”, “Krasnogruda”, “Czas Kultury”, “Akcent”, “Dekada Literacka”, “Kultura Enter”.  So far published Polish translations of his books include:«Від Малоросії до України: парадокси запізнілого націєтворення» (Od Małorosji do Ukrainy), «Дві України: реальні межі, віртуальні ігри» ( Dwie Ukrainy) ) and «Сад Меттерніха» (Ogród Metternicha). A winner of the POLKUL Foundation for promoting good Polish-Ukrainian relations  in 1999, and Polish-Ukrainian Reconciliation Award in 2002. In 2009 received the Badge of Honor “Bene Merito” given by Radosław Sikorski, the Polish Minister of Foreign Affairs. Currently vice-president of the Ukrainian PEN Club, associate of the Centre for European Studies of the National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy and East European Studies, University of Warsaw.