Tania Rodionova

festival director

Translator, editor, cultural manager, and initiator of the VERBatsiya translation group. Was the coordinator of the Ukrainian program of the IX and X International Book Arsenal Festivals, the coordinator of the special projects of the VIII International Book Arsenal Festival, the press agent of the Intermezzo Short Story Festival and the Mama Africa Festival of African Culture, the coordinator of the Cultour.Ua Literature Tour Project, and the organizer of a number of artistic events in Khmelnytskyi. Translated for the Kyiv Biennial, the Lviv Book Forum, the Commons: Journal of Social Criticism, and the Authors’ Reading Month in Lviv. Published translations: Black Earth: The Holocaust as History and Warning by Timothy Snyder (MEDUSA, 2017), Artists and Curators as Authors – Competitors, Collaborators, or Team-workers? by Dorothee Richter (IST Publishing, 2018), Where Curating Is: the artist-as-curator and the curator-as-artist in Ukraine from the 1980s to the 2010s by Kateryna Nosko and Valeriya Luk’yanets (IST Publishing, 2018), and Performing the Common City by Pascal Gielen (IST Publishing, 2019).