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IZOLYATSIA program on the V International Arsenal Book Festival

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On 23-26 April during the V International Arsenal Book Festival IZOLYATSIA foundation will hold five events, among them — the presentation of catalogs, panel discussions and the Living Library.

IZOLYATSIA booth with Turborealism catalogue and other printed materials is located on spot A11.

Schedule of events:
April 23, Thursday
15:00 - 15:45 Cinema Hall

Presentation of the project SOVIET MOSAICS IN UKRAINE by IZOLYATSIA.
Creating an archive as a way of preserving monumental heritage, moderator — Ievgeniia Moliar.
April 24, Friday
14:00 - 15:45 Cafe Europe

Discussion Frames of symbolic violence: women and men of war and social narratives of Donbas.
Participants: Sociologist, Director of the Center for Social and Labour Studies Nina Potarskaya; Artist Alevtina Kakhidze; Ph.D., Historian at Donetsk National University and journalist, Anton Lyahusha. Moderator — Kateryna Iakovlenko, coordinator of Donbas Studies.
The discussion is part of Gender Research, which is supported by Representative office of The Heinrich Böll Foundation in Ukraine.
18:00 - 19:30 Paper Hall

Discussion Donbas: the borders and limits of freedom.
Special guest Hiroaki Kuromiya - American historian of Japanese origin, professor of history at Indiana University Historical Branch (Bloomington, USA), author of Freedom and Terror in the Donbas.
Participants: Konstantin Batozskyy, political analyst (Kyiv, Mariupol) and Alexander Osipyan Ph.D., assistant professor of history and culture in Kramatorsk Economic and Humanities Institute (Kramatorsk). Moderator — Kateryna Iakovlenko, coordinator of the Donbas Studies.
The event is organized by IZOLYATSIA and Book Arsenal, supported by the Ukraine Today international television channel. 
April 25, Saturday
20:00 - 20:45 Hokuei Hall

Presentation of the catalog Turborealism. No bow or arrow (Thinking with a movement that almost was). The catalog presents the results  of the program of artistic residencies Turborealism. Breaking Ground, organized by IZOLYATSIA in 2012-2013 іn Donetsk.
The conference participants: Alesya Bolot, PR Manager of IZOLYATSIA, Agnieszka Pindera, curator (Poland), Paul Chaney, artist, researcher (UK).
25 April-26 April
. Cafe in the Hall of small bookstores
Living Library Project
by Donbas Studies

April 25, Saturday
12:00 - 12:45
Tatiana Mykhailova - clinical psychologist, member of the Ukrainian association of psychotherapists. 
14:00 - 14:45
Olexander Demchenko, poet, one of the organizers of the Ukrainian Spring in Donbas.
16:00 - 16:45
Oleksiy Panych, Professor, Ph.D., associate publisher at Dukh and Litera.
April 26, Sunday
12:00 - 12:45
Eugene Stepanets, photographer, Lugansk.
14:00 - 14:45
Sergiy Kosiak, pastor of the Protestant Church, the initiator of Prayer tent in Donetsk, volunteer.
16:00 - 16:45
Svitlana Kolodiy, photographer, barista, dreamer, traveler.

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