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event: The War over History? Contextualizing Russian Aggression against Ukraine
Speaker: Professor Serhy Yekelchyk

When: Thursday, November 10 (Postponed to January 19th, 2023)

About the Speaker: Born and educated in Ukraine, Serhy Yekelchyk received a Ph.D. from the University of Alberta in Canada. He is the author of seven books on modern Ukrainian history and Russo-Ukrainian relations including the award-winning Stalin’s Citizens: Everyday Politics in the Wake of Total War (New York: Oxford University Press, 2014) as well as The Conflict in Ukraine (New York: Oxford University Press, 2015) and Ukraine: Birth of a Modern Nation (New York: Oxford University Press, 2007). A professor of History and Slavic Studies at the University of Victoria, Yekelchyk is current president of the Canadian Association for Ukrainian Studies.