The official ceremony of EUPL awards in Brussels
The official ceremony of awarding the European Union Prize for Literature took place in Brussels. Among the 14 winners there is a Ukrainian writer - Gaska Shiyan who won the award for her novel "Behind the back".
This year Ukraine joined the European Union Prize for Literature for the first time. The awarded authors will receive a cash prize of € 5,000 and a support from the Creative Europe programme to translate and promote their works internationally.