#DialoguesOnWar is a series of English-language conversations launched by PEN Ukraine, co-hosted By PEN International, after the Russian authorities carried out a full-scale invasion of Ukraine on 24 February 2022.
Within this project, Ukrainian and foreign intellectuals talk about the experience of the war and share their own observations. In partnership with PEN America, Ukrainian Institute, Ukrainian Institute London, Ukrainian Research Institute at Harvard University, UkraineWorld, The Harriman Institute at Columbia University.
01.11.22: Sławomir Sierakowski and Nataliya Gumenyuk
Episode #35: Sławomir Sierakowski, journalist, and Nataliya Gumenyuk, journalist.
22.10.22: Tetyana Ogarkova and Sylvie Kauffmann
Episode #34: Tetyana Ogarkova, journalist, and Sylvie Kauffmann, journalist.
11.10.22: Iryna Vikyrchak and Pascal Bruckner
Episode #33: Iryna Vikyrchak, cultural manager, poetess and translator and Pascal Bruckner, author.
06.10.22: Olena Huseinova and Pawel Pieniazek
Episode #32: Olena Huseinova, journalist, and Pawel Pieniazek, journalist.
04.10.22: Kateryna Babkina and Askold Melnyczuk
Episode #31: With Kateryna Babkina, author, and Askold Melnyczuk, author.
Episode #30: With Iryna Tsilyk, author, filmmaker, and Agnieszka Holland, director, screenwriter.
08.09.22: Oleksandr Zinchenko and Katrin Eigendorf
Episode #29: With Oleksandr Zinchenko, journalist, and Katrin Eigendorf, journalist.
30.08.22: Constantin Sigov and Philippe de Lara
Episode #28: With Constantin Sigov, philosopher, and Philippe de Lara, philosopher.
8.07.22: Sophia Andrukhovych and Orhan Pamuk
Episode #27: With Sophia Andrukhovych, author, translator and Orhan Pamuk, author, Nobel Prize winner in Literature.
28.06.22: Angelina Kariakina and David Patrikarakos
Episode #26: With Angelina Kariakina, journalist, editor and David Patrikarakos, journalist, author.
16.06.22: Mykola Riabchuk and Serhy Yekelchyk
Episode #25: With Mykola Riabchuk, PEN Ukraine Honorary President and Serhy Yekelchyk, professor of history at the University of Victoria.
3.06.22: Valerii Pekar and Francis Fukuyama
Episode #24: With Valerii Pekar, author, lecturer, president and co-owner at Euroindex and Francis Fukuyama, political scientist, political economist, writer.
16.05.22: Liubov Tsybulska and Adam Kahane
Episode #23: With Liubov Tsybulska, founder of the Center for Strategic communication and information security, and Adam Kahane, director of Reos Partners, author.
12.05.22: Vakhtang Kebuladze and David Satter
Episode #22: With Vakhtang Kebuladze, philosopher, translator, and David Satter, journalist.
05.05.22: Petro Yatsenko and Paolo Giordano
Episode #21: With Petro Yatsenko, author, journalist, and Paolo Giordano, writer.
03.05.22: Volodymyr Sheiko and Peter Webber
Episode #20: With Volodymyr Sheiko, general director of the Ukrainian Institute, and Peter Webber, British film director.
27.04.22: Tamara Hundorova and Nana Janelidze
Episode #19: With Tamara Hundorova, literary critic, culturologist, and Nana Janelidze, director, screenwriter
21.04.22: Iryna Starovoyt and Heather Morris
Episode #18: Iryna Starovoyt, poet, essayist and Heather Morris, author.
13.04.22: Iryna Slavinska and Melinda Haring
Episode #17: With Iryna Slavinska, radio "Culture" Executive producer, and Melinda Haring, deputy director of the Atlantic Council’s Eurasia Center.
08.04.22: Volodymyr Yermolenko and Peter Pomerantsev
Episode #16: With Volodymyr Yermolenko, journalist, philosopher, and Peter Pomerantsev, journalist.
07.04.22: Ola Hnatiuk and Edward Lucas
Episode #15: With Ola Hnatiuk, Vice President of PEN Ukraine, and Edward Lucas, Journalist.
06.04.22: Andrei Kurkov and Georgina Godwin
Episode #14: With Andrei Kurkov, PEN Ukraine president, writer and Georgina Godwin, journalist.
01.04.22: Kateryna Mikhalitsyna and Michael Katakis
Episode #13: With Kateryna Mikhalitsyna, poetess, writer and Michael Katakis, writer, photographer.
30.03.22: Oleksandr Mykhed and Witold Szabłowski
Episode #12: With Oleksandr Mykhed, author, and Witold Szabłowski, journalist, author.
29.03.22: Iryna Karpa and Edith Eger
Episode #11: With Karpa Irena, writer, musician and Edith Eger, psychologist, writer.
25.03.22: Natalka Snyadanko and Margaret Atwood
Episode #10: With Natalka Snyadanko, writer, and Margaret Atwood, writer.
22.03.22: Oleksiy Panych and Martin Pollack
Episode #9: With Oleksiy Panych, philosopher, and Martin Pollack, author.
19.03.22: Anna Vovchenko and Slavenka Drakulić
Episode #8: With Anna Vovchenko, translator, and Slavenka Drakulić, writer.
16.03.22: Maryana Savka and Henry Marsh
Episode #7: With Maryana Savka, author, publisher, and Henry Marsh, neurosurgeon, author.
12.03.22: Ostap Slyvynsky and Olga Tokarczuk
Episode #6: With Ostap Slyvynsky, poet, Vice President of PEN Ukraine, and Olga Tokarczuk, writer, Nobel Prize winner in Literature.
11.03.22: Alim Aliev and Burhan Sonmez
Episode #5: With Alim Aliev, Deputy Director of the Ukrainian Institute, and Burhan Sonmez, President of PEN International.
09.03.22: Myroslav Marynovych and Serhii Plokhii
Episode #4: With Myroslav Marynovych, Vice Rector of the Ukrainian Catholic University, and Serhii Plokhii, Director of the Harvard Ukrainian Research Institute
05.03.22: Victoria Amelina and Sofi Oksanen
Episode #3: With Victoria Amelina, writer, and Sofi Oksanen, writer.
03.03.22: Oksana Forostyna and Marci Shore
Episode #2: With Oksana Forostyna, writer, and Marci Shore, associate professor of intellectual history at Yale University, journalist.
01.03.22: Andriy Kurkov and Philippe Sands
Episode #1: With Andriy Kurkov, President of PEN Ukraine, novelist and an independent thinker, and Philippe Sands, President of English PEN