Oleksandr Mykhed

Oleksandr Mykhed is a writer and curator of art projects. He lives in Kyiv, Ukraine. 

He is the author of 7 books. The rights for his recent book “I Will Mix Your Blood with Coal”. Understanding Ukrainian East was sold in English and German languages. 

Selected essays and excerpts from his books have been translated into 10 languages. 

He translated Walk Through Walls: A Memoir by Marina Abramović into Ukrainian (2018, shortlisted for the Lviv UNESCO City of Literature Prize). 

Participant of literary residencies in Finland, Latvia, Iceland, the USA, and France.   

He was a guest editor for the special Ukrainian theme in the New York-based magazine of world literature Words Without Borders (August, 2014).

He presented a series of lectures on contemporary Ukrainian culture at Indiana University Bloomington (March, 2020).

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