Lina Kostenko Ukrainian Poetess

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Lina Kostenko Lina Kostenko Ukrainian poetess and writer, recipient of the Shevchenko Award (1987). Kostenko is a leading representative of Ukrainian poets of the sixties known as the Sixtiers. This group started publishing during the 1950s and reached its apex during the early 1960s. It was during the 1950s when Kostenko published her first poems in major