2006-2007, the Program hosted four visiting scholars for one-month
periods of research at the University of Toronto.
Vladyslav Hrynevych, Senior Research Associate, Institute of Political and Ethnic
Studies at the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, will spend November at CERES
doing research on “The History of World War II in Contemporary Historiography and as
a Factor in Contemporary Politics in Ukraine”. His visit is co-sponsored by the Kolasky
Memorial Fellowship (the Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies) and the Petro Jacyk
Aleksandra Jawornicka-Nowosad, Institute of Sociology at the University of Zielona
Gora, will be coming in September to conduct research on “Construction,
Deconstruction, and Reconstruction of the National Identity of Ukrainians in Poland and
Hanna Shvachka, Kyiv Law University of the National Academy of Science of Ukraine,
will be coming in the spring term to conduct research on “Regional Governing: Criteria
of Efficiency. A Comparative Analyses of Canadian and Ukrainian Models”.
Alexander Kratochvil, Assistant Professor, Institute of Slavistics at the University of
Greifsewald, will arrive in March to research the topic of “Postmodern Ukrainian Prose with a Comparative Review of Czech and Polish Texts”.