Conference live stream. UKRAINIAN STUDIES IN CANADA: TEXTS AND CONTEXTS

    May 18, 2016

    CIUS 40th Anniversary Conference

    UKRAINIAN STUDIES IN CANADA: TEXTS AND CONTEXTS

    Edmonton, 14-15 October, 2016

    Lister Center (Maple Leaf Room) at the U of A

    11613 87 Ave

    Friday, 14 October
     

    9:00-9:30 Greetings

    Introduction, Volodymyr Kravchenko, CIUS Director
    Greetings from the Ambassador Andriy Shevchenko
    Greetings from Linda Duncan (MP for Edmonton-Strathcona)
    Greetings from Dr. Lorne Babiuk, Vice-President (Research) on behalf of President Turpin
    Greetings from the Faculty of Arts: Lesley Cormack, Dean of Arts


     
     
    9:30-10:15
    Key-note speaker: Borys Gudziak
    (PhD, the Eparch of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Eparchy of Paris, France)

    10:15-10:30: Break
     
    10:30-12:45
    Round table I: Foundations
    Moderator: Serhii Plokhy, Harvard Ukrainian Research Institute, USA
    1.     Manoly Lupul, Founding CIUS Director
    2.     Bohdan Krawchenko, University of Central Asia, Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic  (via Skype)
    3.     Paul Robert Magocsi, U of Toronto
    4.     Frank Sysyn, CIUS Toronto
    5.     Zenon Kohut, CIUS, Edmonton
    Discussant: Taras Kuzio, CIUS
     
    12:45pm-2:00pm: Lunch
    1:30pm-2:00pm: Poster Display with Grad Students

     

    2:00pm-5:00pm
    Round table II: New challenges for Ukrainian Studies
    Moderator: Yaroslav Hrytsak, UCU, Lviv, Ukraine
    1.     Mark von Hagen, Arizona State University, USA  
    2.     Serhy Yekelchyk, U of Victoria
    3.     Andrii Portnov, Director of the Berlin-Brandenburg Ukraine Initiative at the Forum Transregionale Studien Berlin
    4.     Rory Finnin, University of Cambridge, UK  
    5.     Martha Bohachevsky-Chomiak, former director of the Fulbright Exchange Program in Ukraine, USA  
    Discussant: David Marples, Chair of Department of History and Classics at U of A
     
    6:00pm-8:00pm
    Dinner in Glacier Room at Lister Center (by invitation only)
     
     
     
    Saturday, 15 October


     
    9:00-12:00pm
    (Break from 10:30-10:45)
    Round table III: Ukrainian- Canadian studies
    Moderator: Jars Balan, CIUS 

    1.     Andrij Makuch, CIUS Toronto
    2.     Natalia Khanenko-Friesen, University of Saskatchewan
    3.     Lubomyr Luciuk, Royal Military College of Canada-Kingston
    4.     Roman Yereniuk, U of Manitoba

    Discussants: Natalie Kononenko, U of Alberta
     
    12:00pm-1:00pm: Lunch
    12:30-1:00pm: Poster Display with Grad Students

     
    1:00pm-3:00pm
    Round table IV: Teaching Ukrainian Studies
    Moderator: Myroslav Shkandrij, U of Manitoba
    1. Dominique Arel, U of Ottawa  
    2. Taras Koznarsky, U of Toronto
    3. Bohdan Kordan, U of Saskatchewan
    4. Alla Nedashkivska, U of A
    Discussant: Heather Coleman, U of A
     
    3:00-3:15pm: Break
     
    3:15-5:15pm
    Round table V: Community Outreach
    Moderator: Roman Yereniuk, U of Manitoba
    1.     Roman Petryshyn
    2.     Nadia Jacyk
    3.     Olga Kuplowska  
    4.     Andrew Hladyshevsky, QC
    Discussant: Paul Grod, President, UCC National
     
    Summary: Volodymyr Kravchenko, CIUS Director
     
     
    Banquet at the Faculty Club (11435 Saskatchewan Drive)
    Tickets available to the public for purchase online for $76.00 (same online registration portal as the free conference registration)
    6pm: Cocktails
    7pm: Dinner
    Featuring Ambassador Andriy Shevchenko