Andrey Kurkov

Author
Participates in 1 Session
Andrey Kurkov published his first novel only weeks before the collapse of the Soviet Union, and has gone on to publish many more. Best known for his bestselling book Death and the Penguin, Kurkov has produced an array of literary works– everything from children’s books to film scripts to journalistic pieces commenting on life in contemporary Ukraine. His works have been published in 65 countries and translated into more than three dozen languages. In 2018 he was elected as the President of PEN Ukraine, a voluntary civic organization of Ukrainian writers dedicated to the promotion of democratic values and free literary production.

Sessions in which Andrey Kurkov participates

Thursday 5 August, 2021

Time Zone: EST/Eastern Time (US & Canada)
7:00 PM
7:00 PM
Heather Coleman
Moderator
University of Alberta
Andrey Kurkov
Speaker
Author