Filalet, Khrystofor. Pen name of an unknown author of a major anti-Uniate polemical work (see Polemical literature), Apokrisis. The first edition, in Polish, was published in 1597, and a Ukrainian edition appeared in Ostroh in 1598 (printed by the Ostroh Press). P. Yaremenko’s study of it appeared in Lviv in 1964. Some scholars attribute authorship to M. Broniewski.
[This article originally appeared in the Encyclopedia of Ukraine, vol. 1 (1984).]