Haska Shyian


Born in 1980 in Lviv. Studied classical philology at Lviv University. Translated a novel by DBC Pierre “Lights out in Wonderland”, created an art project based on the book under the trademark “Batrachomyomachia”. Haska wrote her first novel “Hunt, Doctor, Hunt! ”on her cell phone, the edition was illustrated by Marianna Vynar. Her second novel Behind Their Backs was the first Ukrainian novel to receive the European Union Prize for Literature in 2019, as well as two Ukrainian prizes.