House in Kiev, in which in 1906-1921 . lived M.A. Bulgakov Photo: ru.wikipedia.org
From the facade of the Kyiv National University (KNU) named after. Taras Shevchenko removed the commemorative plaque of the writer Mikhail Bulgakov. The “Decomunization.Ukraine” project informs about it on its social networks.
It is reported that “a sign of the Ukrainophob Bulgakov was dismantled from the facade of the Shevchenko National University in Kyiv.”
On at the end of July, Taťána Shvydchenko, the founder of the Expert Corps organization, spoke with an initiative to recall the board of directors. In her opinion, Bulgakov is a symbol of Russian culture and at the same time has “nothing to do with Ukrainian”. The activist is sure that in all his works the writer belittled Ukrainian culture and “poured mud on it.”
The writer was born in 1891 in Kiev. In 1909, Mikhail Bulgakov graduated from the First Kyiv Gymnasium, entered the medical faculty of Kyiv University, and seven years later received an approval diploma “with the title of doctor with honors.”