Tag: Ukraine

Film Screening & Discussion – Music of Survival: the Story of the Ukrainian Bandurist Chorus, With Director Orest Sushko

Please join the Ukrainian Film Club at Columbia University for a screening of the film Music of Survival: The Story of the Ukrainian Bandurist Chorus, followed by a discussion with director Orest Sushko. The story of the Ukrainian Bandurist Chorus is one...

/ February 9, 2017

“Let’s Tango” Ensemble Extasis

A selection of Ukrainian and Argentinian tangos. From the Ukrainian Institute of America.

/ February 4, 2017

Film Screening & Discussion: An Aquarium in the Sea. The Story of the New York Group of Poets

Please join the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute, Columbia University for a screening of An Aquarium in the Sea. The Story of the New York Group of Poets. The film’s director Oleksandr Fraze-Frazenko will be present at the event. Organized together with the...

/ January 31, 2017

Ukrainian Sheriffs

The Ukrainian Institute of America with the Ukrainian Film Club of Columbia University present Ukraine’s Oscar Entry 2017 for Best Foreign Language Film: UKRAINIAN SHERIFFS by Roman Bondarchuk. Q&A with director Roman Bondarchuk. Reception to follow. General Admission $15. UIA Members free....

/ December 7, 2016

The House of Seven Winds: Vasyl Makhno’s Portrait

Please join the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute, Columbia University, for a screening of The House on Seven Winds: Vasyl Makhno’s Portrait. Filmed over the course of a season, this film portraying the life and thoughts of Ukrainian poet,...

/ December 6, 2016

KRHONIKY: The Alternative Folklore of the Region

Please join the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute, Columbia University for a talk with artist Lucia Nimcova about her project KHRONIKY, an archive of photography, video and sound recordings from western Ukraine. From Lucia Nimcova: KHRONIKY “Throughout history, traditional music and culture...

/ November 29, 2016

The Russian-Ukrainian Conflict: A Clash of Civilizations?

Please join the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute, Columbia University for a presentation by Professor Frank E. Sysyn (University of Alberta, CIUS). The current Russian-Ukrainian conflict has brought to the fore a number of unresolved issues that have simmered throughout...

/ November 22, 2016

Shevchenko and Italy

Please join the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute, Columbia University for a presentation by Giovanna Brogi (Associazione Italiana di Studi Ucraini). Taras Shevchenko never was in Italy, but many echoes of Italian literature and art are to be found in...

/ November 15, 2016

Black Square: Adventures in Post-Soviet Ukraine

Please join us for a talk with Sophie Pinkham about her new book, Black Square: Adventures in Post-Soviet Ukraine (Norton, 2016). From W. W. Norton & Co: A distinctive writer’s fascinating journey into the heart of a troubled region. Ukraine...

/ November 14, 2016

Black Square: Adventures in Post-Soviet Ukraine

Please join us for a talk with Sophie Pinkham (MARS-REERS ’12) about her new book, Black Square: Adventures in Post-Soviet Ukraine (Norton, 2016). From the Harriman Institute.

/ November 14, 2016