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Cambridge Becomes a Permanent Home for Ukrainian Studies

Cambridge Becomes a Permanent Home for Ukrainian Studies

Thanks to a generous donation, the study of Ukrainian language, literature, and culture is now a permanent part of a Cambridge education. Rory Finnin (Lecturer in Ukrainian Studies, Director of Cambridge Ukrainian Studies), Simon Franklin (Head of the School of Arts and Humanities), and Emma Widdis (Head of the Department of Slavonic Studies) made the announcement in Kyiv on 24 September 2010. News of the permanent endowment was carried by over 50 print-, radio-, television-, and internet-media outlets in Ukraine, from Glavred to Radio Svoboda and ICTV.

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Lecture by Professor Michael Moser: Revisiting the History of the Ukrainian Language

9 February 2023

The lecture is a part of the Slavonic Section Series 'Rethinking Slavonic Studies.' Prof Moser will examine the history of the Ukrainian language, looking deep into its medieval roots. Although the Ukrainian language received its name comparatively late it is as deeply rooted in the past as any other Slavonic language...

New Books in Cambridge Slavonic Studies

30 September 2022

A presentation of five new books by Cambridge researchers in Slavonic and East European Studies.