Misha Cherniak

Misha Cherniak is a musician, translator and social activist. He graduated in choral conducting from the Higher Music School, in artificial intelligence from the Russian State University for the Humanities, and holds an MA from the Music Academy in Poznan. He is involved in the Christian LGBTQI group “Faith and Rainbow” and works in the European Forum of Christian LGBT Groups. In 2014 he founded the first Polish choir for LGBTQI and LGBTQI-friendly people “Voces Gaudii”. Since 2015, he has been involved in the work of “For Free Russia,” an association bringing together supporters of democratisation in Russia. He is the editor of “For I Am Wonderfully Made” – the first anthology about the inclusion of LGBTQI people in the Orthodox Church. 

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