Sofia Andrukhovych

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Sofia Andrukhovych
File:Sofija Andruchowycz 2015.jpg
Sofia Andrukhovych in Wrocław, 2015.
Born (1982-11-17) 17 November 1982 (age 39)
Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine
Occupation writer, translator

Sofia Yuriyivna Andrukhovych (Ukrainian: Софі́я Ю́ріївна Андрухо́вич, born 17 November 1982) is a Ukrainian writer and translator.

Life and career

Sofia Andrukhovych was born in Ivano-Frankivsk, the daughter of Yuri Andrukhovych. She is married to a Ukrainian writer Andriy Bondar, with whom she has a daughter Varvara, born 10 March 2008.

Andrukhovych is a co-editor of Chetver periodical. In 2004 she received a residence grant from Villa Decius Association in Krakow where she used to live.[1] She now resides in Kyiv.

In December 2014, her novel Felix Austria won BBC Ukrainian's Book of the Year 2014 award.[2]

Publications

Prose

  • Літо Мілени (Kiev, 2002).
  • Старі люди (Ivano-Frankivsk, 2003).
  • Жінки їхніх чоловіків (Ivano-Frankivsk, 2005).
  • Сьомга (Kiev, 2007).
  • Фелікс Австрія, English: Felix Austria (Lviv, 2014).

Translations

  • Manuela Gretkowska. Європейка. Translation from Polish.
  • J. K. Rowling. Гаррі Поттер і келих вогню. Translation from English (together with Victor Morozov].

References

  1. "Forum for Dialogue between Cultures". Villa Decius Association.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. "BBC Ukrainian Book of the Year 2014 and Book of the Decade winners named". The FINANCIAL. 13 December 2014.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>