Lesya Ukrainka Statue – Saskatoon, SK

Who was Lesya Ukrainka? Lesya Ukrainka (1871-1913) is a celebrated literary figure. She was a top poet and writer among both females and males of her time, known as an activist for advancement in political, civil and woman’s rights. Lesya is an iconic figure to Ukrainians because she promoted Ukrainian literature, culture and language in … [Read more…]