Category: Literature & Books

  • The Battle of Books: Promoting Reading as a Tool of Power

    The Battle of Books: Promoting Reading as a Tool of Power

    The systematic destruction of Ukrainian books in Russian-occupied territories raises questions about the importance of literature in promoting cultural identity and shaping national narratives. In the occupied territories of Ukraine, a disturbing trend has emerged – the deliberate destruction of Ukrainian books and their replacement with Russian literature. This practice, which has been ongoing for…