Contextualizing the Holodomor Conference

September 27–28, 2013 Toronto, Ontario

Sessions 1 - 3

Session 1

Session 2

Session 3

What impact has the study of the Holodomor had on our understanding of Soviet history? What impact has the study of the Holodomor had on our understanding of Stalinism? What impact has the study of the Holodomor had on our understanding of genocide?
SPEAKER: Andrea Graziosi, University of Naples SPEAKER:  Françoise Thom, Sorbonne University, Paris SPEAKER:  Norman Naimark, Stanford University
DISCUSSANT: David Marples, University of Alberta DISCUSSANT: Mark von Hagen, Arizona State University DISCUSSANT:  Douglas Irvin, Rutgers University
CHAIR: Peter Solomon, University of Toronto CHAIR:  Piotr Wróbel, University of Toronto CHAIR: Doris Bergen, University of Toronto

Session 4

Session 4

What impact has the study of the Holodomor had on our understanding of Ukrainian history?

SPEAKER:  Olga Andriewsky, Trent University, Peterborough

DISCUSSANT:  Serhii Plokhii, Harvard University

CHAIR: Paul R. Magocsi, University of Toronto

Session 5

Session 5

What impact has the study of the Holodomor had on our understanding of communism?

SPEAKER:  Stanislav Kulchytsky, Institute of the History of Ukraine, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kyiv

DISCUSSANT:  Liudmyla Hrynevych, Institute of the History of Ukraine, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kyivy

CHAIR: Volodymyr Kravchenko, University of Alberta

 

Conference Documents

Stipends for early career scholars and graduate students

The Holodomor Research and Education Consortium (HREC) of the Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies (University of Alberta) announces the availability of stipends to support young scholars to attend the conference Contextualizing the Holodomor: A Conference on the Eightieth Anniversary, in Toronto September 27–28, 2013. The stipends will allow scholars to deepen their knowledge of the Holodomor by learning from and engaging with leading scholars in the field. (Please see conference concept and conference program documents.)

Each recipient will receive a $500 stipend to defray the cost of attending the conference.

Eligibility:

  • Applicant must be a graduate student or have defended a Ph.D. within the past three years.
  • Applicant must commit to attending the conference in its entirety.

Please submit application by July 18, 2013, via email to hrec@ualberta.ca with subject line, Conference Stipend. Applicants will receive notification of award status by July 25, 2013.

Sponsors

Contextualizing the Holodomor was cosponsored by the Petro Jacyk Program at the Centre for European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies, University of Toronto; the Ukrainian Canadian Research and Documentation Centre; and St. Vladimir Institute; with generous support from the Canadian Foundation for Ukrainian Studies, the Ukrainian Canadian Congress, and the Ukrainian Studies Fund.