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Yaroslav Vasilevich GRYMAYLO

Yaroslav GRYMAYLO, Ukrainia writer. Board, Ukrainia Union of Writers, since 1959; Chairman, Kharkov Department, Ukrainia Union of Writers. Member, Communist Party, since 1940.

Background

  • GRYMAYLO, Yaroslav was born in 1906 in Lutsk, now Volhynia Oblast.

  • Education

    • 1926-1930 studied at Lit. Faculty, Kharkov Institute of Public Education.

    Career

    • Until World War II worked in Kharkov as literature associate, journal “Molodnyak”, then as literature consultant, journal “Pioneriya”. 1941_45 worked for newspaper “Bolshevik Altaya” (Bolshevik of the Altay), then for Novosibirsk Radio Committee. Since 1945 member, edition staff, newspaper “Sotsialistychna Kharkirshchyna”.

      1951-1953 special correspondent, newspapers “Radyanske mystetstvo” (Soviet Art) and “Literatumaya gazeta” (Literary Gazette). Author of numerous poems, sketches, stories and novels.

    Politics

    Member, Communist Party, since 1940.

    Membership

    Member, Communist Party, since 1940.
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