Belarus marks 100th birthday anniversary of Yanka Bryl

4 August 2017

Today, Belarus marks the 100th birthday anniversary of Yanka Bryl, the national writer of the BSSR. He is the author of a number of novels that all Belarusians study at school. Also, owing to Yanka Bryl, we read such Russian classics as Tolstoy, Chekhov, and Gorky in Belarusian. The works of Yanka Bryl are translated into 30 languages of the world.

On the occasion of the memorable date, a creative laboratory of the writer was presented in the University of Art Gallery. Among the central exhibits is a special issue of the newspaper Litaratura i Mastatstva (Literature and Art), edited by Yanka Bryl.