Participants 2019

Serhiy Osoka / Ukraine

Serhiy Osoka is a Ukrainian author, journalist, editor, columnist, translator, member of the National Writers‘ Union of Ukraine. The laureate of the International competition of the best works of young Ukrainian writers „Granoslov-2000“, a participant of the All-Ukrainian Meeting of Young Writers (Kyiv-Irpin, 2000) and the literary festival „Granoslov“ lights the stars“(Kyiv, 2003), the winner of the Third Prize of the publishing house „Smoloskyp“ for the collection of poems „The Voice of a Hunter“ (2006).

The works were published in regional and all-Ukrainian newspapers, in the periodicals „Native land“ and „Courier Kryvbas“. It was published in the almanac „Swamp Flames“ (Poltava, 2002; second edition – Kyiv, 2004). The first collection of poems „The Seventh Snowflake of January“ was published in Kyiv in 2002. In 2015, the Old Lion Publishing House published a collection of poems „Heaven’s Fruit“, in 2016 in the same publishing house – „Night Bathing in August“ – the first prose collection was published.