One of Europe's most significant science-fiction writers left his birthplace for good in 1945. Can Lviv/Lwow come to terms with its loss? You have reached a premium content area of TOL. To read this entire article please login if you are already a TOL subscriber. Not a subscriber? Subscribe today for access to: Full access to the website, including premium articles videos, country reports and searchable archives (containing over 25,000 articles). You can subscribe here to gain access to the entire website.