The Ukrainian Canadian Students’ Union (SUSK) is pleased to announce it will be holding a Ukrainian Literature Day on Friday, March 9th 2012.
Attached is a Press Release entitled “SUSK Holds Ukrainian Literature Day” and an image of the Taras Shevchenko – Hope Design that is seen on the most recent SUSK T-shirts.
I kindly ask that you distribute this information to anyone who may be interested.
Also, encourage your contacts to include the following message in your Facebook Status and on other social media portals to show support:
March 9th marks the birthday of Taras Shevchenko, Ukrainian poet, artist and literary father. Shevchenko is widely regarded as the most important contributor to the development of the Ukrainian culture, language and identity.
On this day, visit your local or post-secondary libraries and explore the books relating to Ukrainian subject matter. Enhance your knowledge and help preserve these wonderful resources for the future!
“Учітесь, читайте, чужого навчайтесь і свого не цурайтесь” – Тарас Шевченко, 1845
“Teach, read, and learn from others, but do not forget what is your own” – Taras Shevchenko, 1845