Assessing the Euromaidan of 2014 Five Years Later: The State of the Ukrainian State

Apr 11, 2019
09:00 AM to 04:30 PM
102 Weaver Building

Open to the general public

SESSION I (10 a.m.-noon)

Dominique Arel, Chair of Ukrainian Studies, University of Ottawa: “Maidan 5 Years Later: Revisiting the Use and Impact of Violence” 

Marta Dyczok, Associate Professor, University of Western Ontario: “Media in a Post-Euromaidan Ukraine”           

Mykola Riabchuk, Research Scholar, The Kuras Institute for Political and Ethno-National Research of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine: “Dills’ versus 'Potato Beetles': Ethnic Othering and Stereotyping During the Russo-Ukrainian War”

SESSION II (1-3 p.m.)

Tamara Martsenyuk, Assistant Professor, University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy (Ukraine): “Gender (In)Equality Issues in Ukraine: Five Years after the Euromaidan Protests”

Nicholas Denysenko,  Associate Professor Valparaiso University: “The Euromaidan and the Aftermath of the Granting of Tomos to the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of Ukraine”

SESSION III (3:30–4:30 p.m.)

A Bilingual Reading and Book Presentation of Maria Matios’ novel (translated by Michael Naydan and Olha Tytarenko) Sweet Darusya: A Tale of Two Villages (Spuyten Duyvil Publishers). Featuring Ukrainian readings and comments by Maria Matios and English readings by Charity Ketz.

Sponsored by the Woskob Endowment in Ukrainian Studies, the Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages, and the College of Agricultural Sciences

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