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EVENTS 2005-2006

All events are free and open to the public, but registration is required.

Friday, September 23, 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Panel: “Polish-Ukrainian Relations in the Changing Europe”
Opening remarks by Dr. Igor Lossovskyi, Consul General of Ukraine and Dr. Piotr Konowrocki, Consul General of Poland
Key speaker: Timothy Snyder (Yale University)
Discussants: Piotr Wrobel (Chair of Polish Studies, University of Toronto) and Orest Subtelny (York University)
Room 179, University College and Croft Chapter House

Sponsored by the Petro Jacyk Program for the Study of Ukraine, Institute of European Studies, University of Toronto, and the Consulate General of Ukraine.

Funding for this event was provided by the European Commission.

September 28, 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Svitlana Oksamytna (Head of Sociology Department, University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy) and Valeriy Khmelko (Professor of Sociology, University of Kyiv Mohyla Academy; President of the Kyiv International Institute of Sociology) “Regional differences and social composition of electorates in 2004 Ukrainian Presidential Elections”
Room 108N, Munk Centre for International Studies, University of Toronto

Thursday, October 6, 12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.
Tetyana Sakharuk (Lecturer at the National University of Internal Affairs, Kharkiv, Ukraine and Petro Jacyk Visiting Scholar) “Human Rights Observance in Justice System of Ukraine”
Room 108N, Munk Centre for International Studies, University of Toronto

Tuesday, October 11, 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
John-Paul Himka (Department of History and Classics, University of Alberta)
“Disintegration of the Ukrainian icon tradition in the 18th century”
Room 108N, Munk Centre for International Studies, University of Toronto
Co-sponsored by the Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies and the Petro Jacyk Program for the Study of Ukraine

Friday, October 21, 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
“North American and European Aid to Ukraine: A Critical Assessment”

Panel I: A Critical Assessment
Janine Wedel (George Mason School of Public Policy)
Alexandra Hrycak (Reed College)
Daniel Bilak (United Nations Development Programme, Advisor to the Government of Ukraine)
Moderator: Olga Andriewsky (Trent University)

Panel II: Lessons Learned
Françoise Ducros, the Director General of the Russia, Ukraine and Nuclear Programs and Institutional Partnerships Division, Canadian International Development Agency
Ruslana Wrzesnewskyj, Help Us, Help the Children
Marta Baziuk, Winrock International
Moderator: Frank Sysyn (CIUS)
Vivian and David Campbell Conference Facility, Munk Centre for International Studies, University of Toronto (1 Devonshire Place)

Sponsored by the Petro Jacyk Program for the Study of Ukraine and the Institute of European Studies, CERES

Funding for this event was provided by the European Commission.

Thursday, November 3, 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Sergiy Komisarenko, Chair of O. Palladin Institute of Biochemistry of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine; former Ambassador of Ukraine to Great Britain and Ireland “Ukraine Between the Elections (2004-2006). Opportunities and Pitfalls Ahead.
Room 108N, Munk Centre for International Studies (1 Devonshire Place)
Sponsored by the Petro Jacyk Program for the Study of Ukraine, the School of Arts and Science, and the Centre for European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies

Tuesday, November 8, 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Annual Ukrainian Famine Lecture
Lynne Viola (Department of History, University of Toronto)
“Before the Famine: Peasant Deportations to the North”
Room 208N, Munk Centre for International Studies, University of Toronto
Co-sponsored by the Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies and the Petro Jacyk Program for the Study of Ukraine

Friday, November 11, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
The Changing Role of Cities in Ukraine: The Case of Kyiv
Oleksandr Petyk, Head of the Department for Internal Policy, Kyiv City State Administration, and Member, Kyiv City Council
Andriy Strannikov, Member, Kyiv City Council
Room 208N, Munk Centre for International Studies, University of Toronto (1 Devonshire Place)
Sponsored by the Petro Jacyk Program and the Institute on Municipal Finance and Governance

Thursday, November 24, 12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.
Denys Kuzmin (Assistant Professor, Department of International Relations, Center for International Studies, Odesa National University and Jacyk Visiting Scholar)
“Ukraine and the Challenges of EU Enlargement: Consequences for Ukraine and Its International Role in Europe.”

Room 108N, Munk Centre for International Studies, University of Toronto.

Funding for this event was provided by the European Commission.

Tuesday, November 29, 7:00p.m.-10:00 p.m.
Between Rock and a Hard Place. Ukrainian Cinema since Independence
Introduction by Yuri Shevchuk, Columbia University
Innis Townhall, Innis College, University of Toronto, 2 Sussex Ave
Sponsored by the Petro Jacyk Program and the Ukrainian Film Club, Columbia University

January 26-27
Vivian and David Campbell Conference Facility, Munk Centre for International Studies (1 Devonshire Place)

Sponsored by the Petro Jacyk Program for the Study of Ukraine, Canadian Institute of International Affairs, and Institute of European Studies.

Funding for this event was provided by the European Commission.

Thursday, February 2, 7:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
Between Rock and a Hard Place. Ukrainian Cinema since Independence
Introduction by Yuri Shevchuk, Columbia University
Innis Townhall, Innis College, University of Toronto, 2 Sussex Ave
Sponsored by the Petro Jacyk Program and the Ukrainian Film Club, Columbia University

Tuesday, February 7, 12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.
Olga Voloshchenko (Lecturer, Kyiv University of Law and Jacyk Visiting Scholar)
“Teaching Church Law in Secular Juridical Higher Educational Institutions”
Room 108N, Munk Centre for International Studies, University of Toronto

Tuesday, February 28, 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Mykola Soroka (SSHRC postdoctoral fellow, Department of Slavic Languages and Literature, University of Toronto)
“On the Other Side: The Russian-Ukrainian Encounter in Displacement, 1920-1939”
Room 108N, Munk Centre for International Studies, University of Toronto
Sponsored by the Petro Jacyk Program

POSTPONED: Tuesday, March 14, 4 p.m.- 6 p.m.
Kate Brown (Department of History, University of Maryland, Baltimore County), “Diary of a Deportation Officer: Polish and German Exile from Ukraine in 1936”
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Room 208, North Building, Munk Centre for International Studies (1 Devonshire Place)
Sponsored by the Petro Jacyk Program for the Study of Ukraine and the Centre for European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies.

March 17-19
International Graduate Student Symposium
“New Perspectives on Contemporary Ukraine: Politics, History and Culture”

Tuesday, March 21, 12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Olha Luchuk (Associate Professor of English, Ivan Franko National University of Lviv, Kolasky Memorial Fellow (CIUS) and the Petro Jacyk Visiting Scholar)
“George Luckyj and his Contemporaries: Research of the Scholar's Correspondence in the Context of Ukrainian Culture”
Room 108N, Munk Centre for International Studies, University of Toronto

Friday, March 31, 5:00-7:00 pm
David Marples (Director of Stasiuk Program for the Study Contemporary Ukraine, Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies, University of Alberta)
Chornobyl: 20 years Later” (pdf)
Registration
Room 108N, Munk Centre for International Studies, University of Toronto
Sponsored by the Petro Jacyk Program for the Study of Ukraine

The Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies generously donates David Marple's book Chernobyl & Nuclear Power in the USSR (London: The Macmillan Press, 1987) to be distributed at the event.

Monday, April 3, 5:00-7:00 p.m.
Oleksandr Irvanets (founder of the Ukrainian popular literary performance group "Bu-Ba-Bu" (Burlesque-Bluster- Buffoonery); Fulbright Scholar, La Salle University, Philadelphia)
"The impact of the Orange Revolution on Ukrainian culture and literature" (In Ukrainian)
Room 108N, Munk Centre for International Studies, University of Toronto
Sponsored by the Petro Jacyk Program for the Study of Ukraine and the Department of Slavic Literatures and Languages

Monday, April 10, 6:00-8:00 p.m.
The First Annual Wolodymyr Dylynsky Memorial Lecture
Mykola Riabchuk , Kyiv-based writer, political analyst, and cultural critic; visiting professor, Columbia University
"Is Ukraine a 'Feckless Democracy'? What the 'Orange Revolution' Has Changed and Not Changed"
Room 108N, Munk Centre for International Studies (1 Devonshire Place), University of Toronto
Sponsored by the Wolodymyr Dylynsky Memorial Fund at the Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies, University of Alberta, in co-operation with the CIUS Toronto Office and the Petro Jacyk Program for the Study of Ukraine, University of Toronto

Tuesday, April 11, 5:00-8:00 p.m.
Roundtable: 2006 Parliamentary Elections in Ukraine (pdf)

Dominique Arel (Chair of Ukrainian Studies, University of Ottawa)
Adrian Karatnycky (Founder and President, The Orange Circle)
Inna Pidluska (President, Foundation Europe XXI, Kyiv, Ukraine)
Daniel Bilak (UNDP, Advisor to the Government of Ukraine)
Registration
Vivian and David Campbell Conference Facility, MCIS, (1 Devonshire Place)
Sponsored by the Petro Jacyk Program for the Study of Ukraine.

Audio Recording:
  1. Introduction (mp3)
  2. Dominique Arel (mp3)
  3. Adrian Karatnycky (mp3)
  4. Inna Pidluska (mp3)
  5. Daniel Bilak (mp3)
  6. Q&A (mp3)

Wednesday, April 12, 2:00-4:00 p.m.
Inna Pidluska (President, Foundation Europe XXI, Kyiv, Ukraine), "EU-Ukraine Dialogue after the Orange Revolution"
Registration
Room 108, North Building, Munk Centre for International Studies (1 Devonshire Place)

Sponsored by the Institute of European Studies and the Petro Jacyk Program for the Study of Ukraine.

Funding for this event was provided by the European Commission.

Thursday, April 27, 7:00 - 10:00 p.m.
Between Rock and a Hard Place. Ukrainian Cinema since Independence
Introduction by Yuri Shevchuk, Columbia University
Innis Townhall, Innis College, University of Toronto, 2 Sussex Ave
Sponsored by the Petro Jacyk Program and the Ukrainian Film Club, Columbia University

Friday, April 28, 5:00-7:00 p.m.
Bohdan Klid (Assistant Director, Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies, University of Alberta)
"Rock, pop and politics during the 2004 Ukrainian presidential campaign and Orange Revolution"
Room 108N, Munk Centre for International Studies (1 Devonshire Place), University of Toronto
Sponsored by the Petro Jacyk Program for the Study of Ukraine and CIUS

Monday, May 1, 2:00-4:00 p.m.
Anatoliy Kruglashov (Professor and Head, Department of Political Science and Sociology, Yuriy Fedkovych National University of Chernivtsi, Ukraine; Eugene and Daymel Shklar Fellow, Ukrainian Research Institute, Harvard University), "The Slavic Idea in Ukrainian Political Thought: From National Romanticism to Political Gambling"
Room 108, North Building, Munk Centre for International Studies (1 Devonshire Place)
Sponsored by the Petro Jacyk Program for the Study of Ukraine.

   
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