Irena Karpa. Born on 08 December 1980 in Cherkassy, Ukraine. Moved with the family first to Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine then to the small mountain of town Yaremcha in the Carpathians. Attended a school of Arts with the subject of fine arts. In 1998 entered Kyiv National Linguistic University (French Department) and got her master’s degree in philology in 2003. Topic of the masters degree paper: “Manifestations of the Archetype of the Big Mother in the novels “Elementary Particles” by Michel Houellebecq and “The Double Lion” by Yurko Izdryk.” Approach - analytical psychology and mythocritics.