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an urban-type settlement and the administrative center of Chechel’nik Raion, Vinnitsa Oblast, Ukrainian SSR. Chechel’nik is situated on the Savranka River, a tributary of the Iuzhnyi Bug. It is the rail terminus of a spur from the Rudnitsa-Gaivoron line. Chechel’nik has a sugar combine, a distilling plant, a mixed-feed plant, a brickyard, and an industrial combine.

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He highlights how Lispector referred to her birth in Chechelnik, Ukraine, as no more than a stop her parents made on the way to exile either in Brazil or the United States.
On this trip I was looking for the origins of Clarice Lispector, the greatest Brazilian writer of the twentieth century, born Chaya in the tiny town of Chechelnik, not far from Uman, in 1920.
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