February 22, 2018 | 7:30pm
Humber Room | Old Mill Inn, Toronto
Oleh Wolowyna will deliver a lecture, in Ukrainian, titled “Challenges in Studying the Holodomor.” The lecture will discuss facts and myths about the Famine, touching upon the following topics: what we know, what we think we know, and what we don’t know; the Holodomor as one of the greatest crimes of the 20th century; collaboration among historians and demographers in the study of the Holodomor; and scholarship as a weapon against Russian disinformation. The event is co-sponsored by the Holodomor Research and Education Consortium (University of Alberta); the BCU Foundation; the
Yurij Skripchinski Holodomor Education Fund; the Chair of Ukrainian Studies, University of Toronto; Ukrainian Canadian Research and Documentation Centre (UCRDC); the Ucrainica Research Institute; and the Shevchenko Scientific Society.