Iryna SlavinskaBook Arsenal

Iryna Slavinska

Curator of the special program Freedom To Be

Producer of Radio Culture, Public Broadcasting Company; journalist, gender coordinator of Povaha campaign against sexism in media and policy. Slavinska is a French translator. Among her translation works are a novel Compass by Mathias Enard (the Old Lion Publishing House) and a monography Le premier sex (Osnovy Publishing) by André Rauch.

During the previous years, she was the curator of the Ukrainian program and special programs within the Book Arsenal Festival. At the 10th International Book Arsenal Festival, she is curating her special program Freedom To Be.

‘My program this year is called ‘Freedom to Be’. I want to talk about the lives of those who are not usually seen. And those who have in their heart what doesn’t die.’