Ukrainian Scholars in American Slavic Studies: The Case of George Y. Shevelov and Dmytro Chyzhevs'kyj

Tuesday, February 7, 2012
12:00 pm
1219 IAB

Please join the Harriman Institute for a talk by Dr. Oxana Blashkiv.

Dr. Blashkiv is Lecturer at Ivan Franko Drohobych State Pedagogical University, Department of Romance and Germanic Philology, Chair of Germanic Philology and Translation Studies. She recieved her kandydat nauk in Comparative Literature Studies, at Volodymyr Hnatyuk Ternopil Pedagogical University and a Ph.D. in Slavic Literary Criticism at Maria Curie-Skłodowska University in Lublin (Poland) where the title of her dissertation was: “Czech and Slovak Culture in Dmytro Čyževs’kyj’s Life and Intellectual Heritage.”

Presently, Dr. Blashkiv is Visiting Researcher, Fulbright Faculty Development Program (Pace University, New York), where she is working on her project entitled History, Biography, Identity: the Case of Dmytro Čyževs’kyj and George Y. Shevelov.