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Ukrainian Diaspora in Latin America

Porohy: literaturno-mystets'kyi zhurnal (Las cataratas) [The rapids: a literary and arts journal]. Vol. IV, nos. 28-29, 30-21, 32-33, 34-35, 36-37, 38-39 (January-December 1952).

Buenos Aires: Porohy, 1952. Quartos (28.8 × 20 cm). Original staple-stitched pictorial wrappers; 32 pp. each. Illustrated from photographs. Text evenly toned; occasional stamps of a Ukrainian youth organization ("M. Y. H. Youth of CDWU, Inc., Branch in Minnesota); else very good.

Complete yearly run in six double issues, of the Ukrainian emigre literary and cultural journal, with contributions by writers and artists, articles on Russian and Ukrainian history, literature, culture. With contributions by Hanna Cherin', Ihor Kachurovs'kyi, Leonid Poltava, Oleksa Veretenchenka, O. Dragomanova, Anatol' Kabantsiv, St. Kylymnyk, Mykhailo Orest, Volodymyr Kob, Yuri Klen, and others; publications by classics such as Shevchenko, translations of Baudelaire, Gogol', Hoelderlin, Rilke, Oscar Wilde, Stefan George, Goethe, Australian poets including Janet Palmer and Shawn O'Leary. One issue is dedicated largely to the memory of Iurii Klen (five years after the poet's death).

Rare. As of September 2022, KVK and OCLC only locate one holding, at the University of Alberta, with inaccurate cataloging (the years are given as 1940-1951).

Book ID: 52441

Price: $450.00