06.03.2024 | 08:28

To celebrate the 88th anniversary of the birthday of Ms. Vera Rich on April 24th, a competition among the students has been announced. There are two nominations for:

1) Literary Translation (from English into Ukrainian);

2) Translation Studies Analysis (in English).

The task of Literary Translation consists in translating into Ukrainian the verse Lenten Pudding by Vera Rich.

The task of Translation Studies Analysis consists in analyzing the translation done by Vera Rich of a fragment from ‘The Great Vault’ by Taras Shevchenko.

The deadline for submitting the translations and researches is April 19, 2024, by 6 p.m. The texts should be delivered to the officers of the Department. Electronic versions of the texts should be sent as WORD files to and to the Department e-mail address The conclusions of the jury will be announced by April 24, 2024. The awards will be granted to the winners at the Solemn Academy dedicated to the birthday anniversary of Vera Rich. The event will take place on April 24, 2024.

The jury will include: Professor N.I. Andreichuk, Docent O.S. Hrabovetska, Docent O.V. Dzera, Docent O.O. Molchko, Docent I.M. Odrekhivska, Docent R.A. Sytar, Professor T.V. Shmiher, lecturer M. Ya. Kharko.

For each nomination there are three prizes: 50EUR; 30EUR; 20EUR.

Dr. Alan Flowers,
Executor of Estate of Vera Rich
Doctor Honoris Causa, Lviv State University of Life Safety,
Doctor Honoris Causa, International Sakharov Environmental University, Minsk;

Dr. Oksana Dzera,
the Ivan Franko National University of Lviv

Lviv, February 23, 2024