Established in 2007, the University of Manitoba-Szeged University Partnership Conference brings together scholars from Hungary and Canada every second year. This year, 2013, the University of Manitoba hosts the Conference on 10-11 October at the Archives and Special Collections (Dafoe Library, UM).
More information and schedule can be found here. All sessions in Room 339, Archives and Special Collections, Dafoe Library, University of Manitoba. All are welcome to attend.
There will be interesting sessions every day, so we encourage you to get acquainted with the schedule, we would like to call your attention to 3 papers realted to Ukraine:
Friday, October 11
9.00 – 10.30 Session. Elena Baraban (Dept. German and Slavic Studies, UM), “Nikolai Gogol’s ‘Old World Landowners’ in the Light of the Destruction of the Zaporizhian Sich”
10.45 – 12.30 Session. Myroslav Shkandrij (Dept. German and Slavic Studies, UM), “Opening Eastern Europe’s Secret Police Archives: The Impact on Scholarship”
2.00 – 4.00 Session Roman Yereniuk (Dept. of Religion, UM), “Traditional Styles and Canadian Influences: Ukrainian Church Architecture in Western Canada”