This section includes poems that were written during or after historical periods of famine and starvation. These poems are posted to the internet on various websites.
These poems (see links below) were written during or after the Ukrainian Famine of 1932/33 called, "The Holodomor." For additional background on this famine, see Applebaum, A., 2017, Red Famine: Stalin's War on Ukraine. Doubleday, 461 pp.
The Ukrainian Canadian Congress's website also contains information about the Holodomor ( https://ucc.ca/). Thanks to Nicole Yucaba of Bridgewater College, Bridgewater, VA, USA for highlighting the importance of the Holodomor and the poetry that was written about it.