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'A Torba of Cool': Svitlana Pyrkalo on Ukrainian Slang

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In this podcast, writer, journalist and linguist Svitlana Pyrkalo discusses the evolution and development of Ukrainian slang with Rory Finnin, Lecturer in Ukrainian Studies,...

Collection: Cambridge Ukrainian Studies Podcast

Institution: Department of Slavonic Studies

Created: Sat 27 Mar 2010


Between Russia and Germany: Poland and the Shifting European Order (Podcast)

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Podcast

Friday, 13 March 2015, 6:00 pm
William Mong Hall, Sidney Sussex College, University of Cambridge

A discussion of Poland’s new role in Europe and the shifting nature...

Collection: Cambridge Polish Studies

Institution: Department of Slavonic Studies

Created: Sat 21 Mar 2015


George Grabowicz: 'Taras Shevchenko: The Making of the National Poet'

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On Friday, 28 February 2014 renowned scholar George Grabowicz (Harvard) delivered the Twelfth Annual Stasiuk Lecture in Contemporary Ukrainian Studies at the University of...

Collection: Cambridge Ukrainian Studies Podcast

Institution: Department of Slavonic Studies

Created: Sat 8 Mar 2014


'Lieu de non-mémoire: A Ukrainian City and Its Russian, Jewish and Soviet Traces': The Tenth Annual Stasiuk Lecture in...

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In this podcast, Dr Andrii Portnov seeks to understand the paradoxes of post-Soviet pluralism, exploring Dnipropetrovsk (imperial Yekaterinoslav) as a laboratory in which to study...

Collection: Cambridge Ukrainian Studies Podcast

Institution: Department of Slavonic Studies

Created: Mon 9 Apr 2012


Natalie A. Jaresko: 'Ukraine in Transition'

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Natalie A. Jaresko -- Ukraine's former Finance Minister (2014-2016) -- delivers the Fifteenth Annual Cambridge Stasiuk Lecture in Contemporary Ukrainian Studies. Her presentation...

Collection: Cambridge Ukrainian Studies Podcast

Institution: Department of Slavonic Studies

Created: Thu 13 Apr 2017


Odessa in a Time of Revolution, War and Reform

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Particularly since the appointment of Mikheil Saakashvili as regional governor in May 2015, the Black Sea port of Odessa has become an epicentre of Ukraine’s campaign for...

Collection: Cambridge Ukrainian Studies Podcast

Institution: Department of Slavonic Studies

Created: Wed 3 Feb 2016


Oksana Zabuzhko: 'Being a Writer in Contemporary Ukraine: Drawing the Landscape While Standing on a Powerboat'

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Oksana Zabuzhko delivers the Eleventh Annual Stasiuk Lecture in Contemporary Ukrainian Studies, entitled 'Being a Writer in Contemporary Ukraine: Drawing the Landscape While...

Collection: Cambridge Ukrainian Studies Podcast

Institution: Department of Slavonic Studies

Created: Fri 29 Mar 2013


Resistance and Imagination (Masha Gessen)

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On Thursday, 11 October 2012, Masha Gessen, author of The Man without a Face: The Unlikely Rise of Vladimir Putin (long-listed for the Samuel Johnson Prize), opened the lecture...

Collection: Lectures and Seminars from CamCREES, the Cambridge Committee for Russian and East European Studies

Institution: Department of Slavonic Studies

Created: Wed 17 Oct 2012


'Simply Ukraine: A Nation, State and Democracy without Adjectives': The Eighth Annual Stasiuk Lecture in Contemporary...

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This podcast features the Eighth Annual Stasiuk Lecture in Contemporary Ukrainian Studies delivered by Dr Gwendolyn Sasse, Professorial Fellow at Nuffield College, Oxford and...

Collection: Cambridge Ukrainian Studies Podcast

Institution: Department of Slavonic Studies

Created: Fri 5 Mar 2010


The Many Worlds of Kyivan Rus': A Conversation with Professor Simon Franklin

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In this video podcast, Professor Simon Franklin (Head of the School of Arts and Humanities) offers an introduction to Kyivan Rus', the first polity to emerge among the Eastern...

Collection: Cambridge Ukrainian Studies Podcast

Institution: Department of Slavonic Studies

Created: Fri 30 Jul 2010


'The "Uniates" and the Invention of Eastern Orthodoxy', Dr Yuri Avvakumov

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The Annual Cambridge Lecture in Medieval and Early Modern Slavonic Studies was launched in 2016 to examine key questions of early Slavonic Studies, with a particular focus on the...

Collection: Cambridge Ukrainian Studies Podcast

Institution: Department of Slavonic Studies

Created: Wed 12 Apr 2017


Timothy Snyder on the Disjuncture between History and Memory in Ukraine and Eastern Europe

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In this video podcast, Professor Timothy Snyder of Yale University offers a fascinating, provocative, and at times unsettling view into the tension between history and memory in...

Collection: Cambridge Ukrainian Studies Podcast

Institution: Department of Slavonic Studies

Created: Thu 31 Mar 2011


Timothy Snyder: Ukraine and the 'Fog of Memory'

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In this podcast Professor Timothy Snyder (Yale) considers the politicized history and the historicised politics related to Russia's war in Ukraine, with special attention to the...

Collection: Cambridge Ukrainian Studies Podcast

Institution: Department of Slavonic Studies

Created: Fri 13 Mar 2015


Ukraine as an Object of Academic Knowledge and State Propaganda

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In this podcast, three scholars discuss the relationship between academic knowledge of Ukraine and state propaganda about Ukraine in Germany, France and Russia, respectively. The...

Collection: Cambridge Ukrainian Studies Podcast

Institution: Department of Slavonic Studies

Created: Mon 29 Dec 2014


Ukraine as an Object of Western Journalism

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In this podcast, a group of prominent journalists debates the position of Ukraine as an object of Western journalism. The panel discussion was part of the conference 'Ukraine and...

Collection: Cambridge Ukrainian Studies Podcast

Institution: Department of Slavonic Studies

Created: Sun 16 Nov 2014


Ukraine in Crisis: A Public Briefing

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Ukraine is engulfed in revolution. In this briefing, held on 24 January 2014, Cambridge Ukrainian Studies offered the UK public insights and analyses from political scientists...

Collection: Cambridge Ukrainian Studies Podcast

Institution: Department of Slavonic Studies

Created: Mon 27 Jan 2014