38th Annual Taras Shevchenko Scholarly Conference

March 3, 2018

Co-sponsored by the Shevchenko Scientific Society (NTSh-A) jointly with the Ukrainian Academy of Arts and Sciences in the U.S. (UVAN) and the Harvard Ukrainian Research Institute (HURI).  

Conference Program:

Albert Kipa, President of the Ukrainian Free Academy of Arts and Sciences in the U.S., will make the opening remarks. 

Oleksandr Boron (Taras Shevchenko Institute of Literature, National Ukrainian Academy of Sciences)
“Shevchenko’s Stay at Priorka in Kyiv in 1859: Biographical Fact or Legend?”

Olga Poliukhovych (National University “Kyiv-Mohyla Academy”)
 “Contrasting Images of St. Petersburg in Iurii Kosach and Taras Shevchenko”

Valentyna Kharkhun (Mykola Hohol State University of Nizhyn)
One Hundred Years with Shevchenko: Soviet, Post-Soviet and Maidan Shevchenkiana”

George G. Grabowicz, President of the Shevchenko Scientific Society in the U.S., will make the concluding remarks.