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We Stand with Ukraine An anthology of Poetry, Prose and Protest edited by John Farrelly, Helen Dwyer and Julian Vignoles | Mercier Press

Release Date03/05/2023
PublisherMercier Press
CategoriesContemporary Poetry, New Releases, Non-Fiction, Poetry, Politics

Uncover the inspiring stories of bravery and activism in the face of war with this powerful collection of essays and poems. Written by the front-line protestors at the Russian Embassy in Dublin, this book takes you on a journey of hope and courage as fifty determined individuals come together to stand against Russia’s unprovoked invasion of Ukraine. They show their unwavering commitment to a better world through peaceful protests and daily pickets. Dive into their personal stories as they open up their hearts and share their experiences, illuminating the true meaning of human solidarity and the importance of taking action. Be moved and inspired by their bravery, and discover the power of the human spirit to make a difference in the world.

We Stand with Ukraine An Anthology of Poetry, Prose and Protest published by Mercier Press Launch in Hodges and Figgis with playwright & author Peter Sheridan, a representative from the Ukrainian embassy and a Ukrainian folk singer. All royalties from the sale of We Stand with Ukraine will be donated to Ukrainian Action a registered NGO that aims to help Ukrainians in need and to foster Irish-Ukrainian friendship

We Stand with Ukraine is on sale in all good bookshops and is available to purchase online here.

‘This is a beautiful and moving collection bursting with solidarity and compassion for the people of Ukraine.’ -Roisin Ingle, Journalist
‘This anthology represents a powerful expression of Ireland’s solidarity with Ukraine and its people.’ -Peter Sheridan, Playwright, Director and Author