Shevchenko Lecture


The annual Shevchenko Lecture is organized by the Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies, University of Alberta, and co-sponsored with the Ukrainian Canadian Professional and Business Association (Edmonton) and the Alberta Foundation for Ukrainian Education Society.


2023 Annual Shevchenko Lecture

Alexander Vindman

The Russia-Ukraine War: Roots and geoplitical context


2022 Annual Shevchenko Lecture

Frank Sysyn

In Pursuit of the Past and the Future: Reflections on a Career in Ukrainian Studies from the 1960s to the 2020s


2021 Annual Shevchenko Lecture 

Dominique Arel

Revisiting Maidan Seven Years Later: Violence, Regime Change, and the Clash of Narratives