Tag: Ukraine

Three Years Since Crimean Annexation and the Start of Donbas Fighting: The Dynamics of the Crisis/Conflict over Ukraine

Please join us for a talk with Volodymyr Dubovyk, Associate Professor at the Department of International Relations and Director of the Center for International Studies at the Odesa I. Mechnikov National University. Volodymyr Dubovyk is an Associate Professor at the...

/ April 19, 2017

Petrykivka: A Ukrainian Folk Phenomenon and Living Tradition

April 8 – 30, 2017 Opening Reception: Saturday, April 8, from 6:00 to 8:00 PM. In time for spring rejuvenation and celebration, Art at the Institute is pleased to present Petrykivka: A Ukrainian Folk Phenomenon and Living Tradition, an exhibition...

/ April 8, 2017

Review: Everyone loses in the battle for the post-Soviet sphere

Blunders, bloviation and brinksmanship have once again turned Russia into the West’s bête noire.

/ April 3, 2017

Geography: An Exhibition of Contemporary Neckwear Designs by Slava Salyuk

Join us for a special public reception on Saturday, March 18 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM, as we welcome and celebrate the works of contemporary neckwear designer Slava Salyuk from Lviv, Ukraine. In her first showing with The Ukrainian Institute...

/ March 18, 2017

How can Art Fight Back? Refugee Artists and the Ukrainian Crisis

Please join the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute, Columbia University for a presentation by Nazar Kozak (National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, 2016-17 Fulbright scholar at the Ukrainian Museum in New York). Russia’s “hybrid war” against Ukraine caused more...

/ March 7, 2017

The Nest of the Turtledove

She is a middle-aged Ukrainian migrant worker in Italy. He is an affluent Italian divorcee. And then… there is her impoverished husband and a teenage daughter back home. To make things worse, she gets pregnant by her master. What will...

/ March 3, 2017

Conference – Ukrainian Statehood 1917-1921: Institutions and Individuals

On February 24 and 25th, 2017, the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute of Columbia University will be organizing a conference entitled Ukrainian Statehood 1917–21: Institutions and Individuals that will commemorate the 100-year anniversary of the Ukrainian Revolution and...

/ February 24, 2017

Book Talk – Everyone Loses: the Ukraine Crisis and the Ruinous Contest for Post-Soviet Eurasia

Please join us for a book talk with Samuel Charap, co-author of Everyone Loses: The Ukraine Crisis and the Ruinous Contest for Post-Soviet Eurasia (Routledge, 2017). Support for this event was provided by a grant from the Carnegie Corporation of New York....

/ February 15, 2017

Music of Survival

The story of the Ukrainian Bandurist Chorus is one of courage and true grit – a vivid chronicle that celebrates the human spirit. This is the triumphant story of the original 17 members of the Ukrainian Bandurist Chorus who survived...

/ February 10, 2017

Watch: Who ever heard of Ukrainian tango?

Tango made it all the way to Ukraine in the 1920s and 30s—and all the way uptown last weekend.

/ February 10, 2017