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Public Lecture Series: ‘In memory of all who suffered and sacrificed’: a conversation with Luke Hull, Production Designer of the HBO/Sky miniseries ‘Chernobyl’.

The Slavonic Studies Section has organised a series of public events focusing on aspects of contemporary culture and society across Poland, Russia and Ukraine during the academic year 2019-20. You are cordially invited to attend the event ‘In memory of all who suffered and sacrificed’: a conversation with Luke Hull, Production Designer of the HBO/Sky miniseries ‘Chernobyl’ .

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Ukrainer. The Movie - event cover

'Ukrainer. The Movie' (2019 film) - Twelfth Annual Festival of Ukrainian Film, day 2

Don't miss the second day of the Twelfth Annual Festival of Ukrainian Film, featuring 'Ukrainer. The Movie'.

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Mr Jones

Twelfth Annual Festival of Ukrainian Film - screening of 'Mr. Jones'

We're pleased to announce that this year's Twelfth Annual Festival of Ukrainian Film will feature the 2019 drama film 'Mr. Jones'.

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Annual Lecture in Medieval and Early Modern Slavonic Studies 2019

Fourth Annual Public Lecture in Medieval and Early Modern Slavonic Studies

Join us for the Fourth Annual Public Lecture in Medieval and Early Modern Slavonic Studies, to be delivered by Dr Petra Melichar, Prague.

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Andrii Smytsniuk

Slavonic Section marks arrival of Andrii Smytsniuk, first permanent Ukrainian Language Teaching Officer

The Slavonic Section and Cambridge Ukrainian Studies are pleased to announce that Andrii Smytsniuk will be joining the staff of the Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages and Linguistics. Andrii has been hired as the Slavonic Section's first full-time Ukrainian Language Teaching Officer and will lead the development of...

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KURBAS: 1920s Avant-garde Theatre in Ukraine

Virlana Tkacz and Waldemart Klyuzko to deliver the the Ninth Annual Cambridge Vsesvit Evening on Kurbas and 1920s Avant-garde Theatre in Ukraine

We are honoured to welcome Virlana Tkacz and Waldemart Klyuzko to deliver the the Ninth Annual Cambridge Vsesvit Evening on Thursday 9 May 2019 . A lecture with images, entitled KURBAS: 1920s Avant-garde Theatre in Ukraine , will take place in St Catherine’s College Ramsden Room at 5.30pm . It will be followed by a question and answer session and a wine reception.

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Stasiuk Lecture, 1 March 2019, Peterhouse College

Dr Uliana Suprun, the Minister of Health of Ukraine, to deliver 2019 Stasiuk Lecture

Dr Ulana Suprun , the Minister of Health of Ukraine, will deliver the 17th Annual Cambridge Stasiuk Lecture in Contemporary Ukrainian Studies at the University of Cambridge on Friday, 1 March 2019 at 5.30pm . The lecture entitled Inspiring Social Transformation – From Soviet Decay to a National Health Service for Ukraine will take place in the Theatre of Peterhouse College.

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Engaging Multilinguality Composite

Cambridge Explores Ukraine’s ‘Multilinguality’

On 19 October 2018, Cambridge hosted the international conference Engaging Multilinguality: Language, Identity and National Cohesion in Ukraine , which was funded by the AHRC-funded project ‘Multilingualism: Empowering Individuals, Transforming Societies’ (MEITS) with support from Cambridge Ukrainian Studies. Convened by Rory Finnin and Ivan Kozachenko, the conference sought to examine language diversity in Ukraine from a host of disciplinary perspectives.

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CUS Directors

Cambridge Ukrainian Studies in 2018-19: Exciting Transitions

Dr Olenka Pevny is succeeding Dr Rory Finnin as Director of the Cambridge Ukrainian Studies programme from 2 October 2018. Finnin, who will be on sabbatical leave from 2018-20 to complete a series of research projects, is the Founding Director of Cambridge Ukrainian Studies, an academic centre launched in 2008 to advance new approaches to the study of Ukraine.

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Maklena

'Brilliantly original': Night Train Theatre and Cambridge Revive the Work of Mykola Kulish

A brilliantly original and powerfully acted revival of Mykola Kulish’s controversial 1933 play Maklena Grasa is playing to packed houses in London. It is a product of work in the Cambridge Ukrainian Studies programme.

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Public Lecture Series: ‘In memory of all who suffered and sacrificed’: a conversation with Luke Hull, Production Designer of the HBO/Sky miniseries ‘Chernobyl’.

15 January 2020

The Slavonic Studies Section has organised a series of public events focusing on aspects of contemporary culture and society across Poland, Russia and Ukraine during the academic year 2019-20. You are cordially invited to attend the event ‘In memory of all who suffered and sacrificed’: a conversation with Luke Hull, Production Designer of the HBO/Sky miniseries ‘Chernobyl’ .

'Ukrainer. The Movie' (2019 film) - Twelfth Annual Festival of Ukrainian Film, day 2

6 November 2019

Don't miss the second day of the Twelfth Annual Festival of Ukrainian Film, featuring 'Ukrainer. The Movie'.