Wednesday, September 1, 2010

Ukrainian literary journal -- Kur’ier kryvbasu

For the past 3 years, the University of Manitoba Libraries has been subscribing to the Ukrainian literary journal, Kur’ier kryvbasu, published in Kryvyi Rih, Ukraine (by Trudovyi kolektiv tovarystva “Zvezda-4”). This important academic periodical began publication in 1994, and covers prose, poetry and journalistic writing, as well as literary criticism. Another important feature of this journal is the section devoted to new and forthcoming titles published in Ukraine on various disciplines in the humanities and social sciences. The head editor is Hryhorii Huseinov, a talented writer and ethnographer who is the recipient of several esteemed literary prizes and awards, including: the coveted Shevchenko literary prize, and the prestigious Tatiana and Omelan Antonovych award.

The most recent issues are displayed on the Slavic Collection’s Current Periodical Shelf, while the older issues are available in the Slavic Collection’s main stacks, under call # DK 508.95 K79 K87