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The Grief of the Madonna


Pavlo Tychyna's great  poem in Ukrainian, French, English, Georgian and Russian, with illustrations by Valeri Franchuk. This book is the fruit of an innovative project which drew together four translators and a famous Ukrainian artist. "The Grief of the Madonna" can be read as an elegy for the twentieth century and speaks directly to each of us about the human condition. The poem and introduction are presented in Ukrainian, Russian, English, French and Georgian.

Kaczurovskyi, I, Chilachava R., Komarnyckyj, S., Chystyak, D.
Illustrated by Valeri Franchuk
Foreword by Rauol Chilachava
March 2012. PRO. 47 pp. ISBN 978-966-187-137-2