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By Mykola Soroka

"Whom do our humans learn? Vynnychenko. Whom do humans speak about if it matters literature? Vynnychenko. Whom do they purchase? back, Vynnychenko." So wrote Mykhailo Kotsiubynsky in regards to the younger Volodymyr Vynnychenko. An leading edge and provocative author, Vynnychenko used to be additionally a charismatic innovative and flesh presser who answered to the dramatic upheavals of the 1st 1/2 the 20th century via difficult outdated values and bringing ahead new principles approximately human relationships. regardless of his inseparable organization with Ukraine, what's frequently neglected is the truth that Vynnychenko wrote nearly all of his works open air his place of origin following his flight from Tsarist and Soviet tyranny. during this ground-breaking examine, Mykola Soroka attracts on modern theories of displacement to teach how Vynnychenko's expatriate prestige decided his worldview, his collection of literary units, and his attitudes towards his place of birth and hostlands. Soroka considers suggestions of identification to review the intertwined reviews of the author - as an exile, émigré, expatriate, traveller, and nomad - and to illustrate how those stories invigorated his artwork and left an enduring effect on his work.

The first book-length examine in English on Volodymyr Vynnychenko, Faces of Displacement is an insightful exam of an exiled author that sheds new mild at the demanding situations confronted through the displaced.

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