International Conference in Commemoration of the 100th Anniversary of the Ukrainian Revolution 1917-1921

January 20, 2018

Shevchenko Scientific Society - USA

The Shevchenko Scientific Society, the Ukrainian Academy of Arts and Sciences in the U.S. and the Ukrainian Institute of America are pleased to sponsor an international conference in commemoration of the 100th Anniversary of the Ukrainian Revolution and the Proclamation of Ukraine’s Independence to be held on Saturday, January 20, at the  Shevchenko Scientific Society, and Sunday, January 21, 2018 at the Ukrainian Institute of America.

Conference Program 

Panel: The Ukrainian Revolution in Historical Perspective

Anna Procyk, KBCC, CUNY: Chair

Vladyslav Verstiuk, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine: Вплив революційних подій1917 -1921 рр на історію України ХХ ст.

Oleksander Lushnytzkyj, University of Minnesota: Українська революція і українськадіяспора Америки

Zenon Wasyliw, Ithaca College: Iuliian Bachynskyi: Ukrainian Independence, the UnitedStates, and Transnational Discourse

Serhy Yekelchyk, University of Victoria: Discussant

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Anna Procyk, KBCC, CUNY: Chair
Vladyslav Verstiuk
Oleksander Lushnytzky
Zenon Wasyliw
Serhy Yekelchyk
The audience at Saturday’s talks
The audience at Saturday’s panel discussion
Questions from the audience
Cooments from Prof. George Grabowicz
Orest Kosiuba, comments and questions to panelists.