To Write About War: A poetry evening with Iryna Shuvalova
With Iryna Shuvalova and Ingunn Lunde.
Iryna Shuvalova is a poet, scholar, and translator from Kyiv, Ukraine, based in Oslo, Norway.
She is the author of five award-winning volumes of poetry, including her latest collection Stoneorchardwoods (2020), named poetry book of the year in Ukraine. In 2009, she co-edited the first anthology of queer writing in Ukraine. Her work has been translated into 25 languages and published internationally, including in Literary Hub, Modern Poetry in Translation, The White Review, and Words Without Borders, among others.
Iryna Shuvalova will be in conversation with Ingunn Lunde (University of Bergen). The poetry readings will be in Ukrainian, English and Norwegian.