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Modern German-language drama is coming onto Kyiv theater stages. Foreign authors are largely looking to answer the question, “Who am I?” as they, sometimes provocatively, address the critical issue of identity – something Ukrainians themselves are grappling with
23 December, 2011   ▪   Inna Zavhorodnya
Oleh Skrypka believes we can create strong communities by building links to our people’s past.
23 December, 2011   ▪   Olena Chekan
Barbara Pichler speaks about how the presence of a large, dominant neighbor creates special conditions for filmmaking in Austria
18 December, 2011   ▪   Inna Zavhorodnya
Silent film festivals which offer early 20th-century masterpieces in new artistic interpretations are a notable recent trend
8 December, 2011   ▪   Kateryna Vashtalova
In the West, there is growing demand for women's literature, the favored genre of young emancipated female megalopolis residents. Ukraine also has books in this genre but they are special in their own way
6 December, 2011   ▪   Oksana Shchur
Artist Pavlo Makov explains and decodes artistic images and symbols, modern phenomena and concepts
29 November, 2011   ▪   Tetiana Teren
Why Ukrainian classical music is still “underground” outside the country
28 November, 2011   ▪   Roman Horbyk
Wrocław Vice President Jaroslaw Obremski: “Citizens’ creativity is a value to the city”
28 November, 2011   ▪   Zhanna Bezpiatchuk
Until the end of his life, Oleksandr Dovzhenko dreamed of ideal communism, even though after shooting the film Zemlia (The Earth), he knew it would be a human tragedy
7 November, 2011   ▪   Vadym Skurativsky
Artist Oleksandr Ackerman talks about the phenomenon of the Zakarpattia school of painting and the sanctuary that is his own soul
28 October, 2011   ▪   Olena Chekan
Italian scholar Giovanna Brogi Bercoff, a Slavic and Ukrainian studies specialist, speaks about the state of affairs with Ukrainian academia in Ukraine and abroad
28 October, 2011   ▪   Hanna Trehub
Ukrainian classical music aficionados got the chance to listen to a new work by a first-class Ukrainian composer only after its world premiere in Tyumen
26 October, 2011   ▪   Roman Horbyk
Modest and tasteful: despite financial losses this year, the film festival — scheduled to take place in Kyiv October 22-30 — will not suffer artistically
24 October, 2011   ▪   The Ukrainian Week
Łukasz Saturczak speaks about his novel Galicia and the relationships between Ukrainians and Poles in border regions
19 October, 2011   ▪   Les Belei
German Writer Judith Hermann about Birth of the Text and Death in Life
10 October, 2011   ▪   Yurko Prokhasko
Matt Damon about the peculiarities of Steven Soderbergh's medical thriller Contagion
10 October, 2011   ▪   The Ukrainian Week
Donbas writers promote sociality
7 October, 2011   ▪   Bohdan Butkevych
The only Ukrainian on the British rating list of Top 100 Living Geniuses, artist Ivan Marchuk, could not stay abroad and opened an exhibit in his home village of Moskalivka
7 October, 2011   ▪   Marina Gnatenko
Cai Guo-Qiang, the Chinese artist known worldwide for his visual effects at the opening and closing ceremonies of the Olympic Games in Beijing, descended 1,040 meters into a Donetsk mine this spring. His ‘coverage’ is presented in an art project displayed in the workshops of a one-time Donetsk plant, producing insulation materials, now known as the Isolation. Art Initiative Platform from 27 August through 13 November.
6 October, 2011   ▪   Daria Trusova
In early September 2011, the State Cinema Agency announced what projects were officially included in the 2011–2012 Program for Producing and Distributing National Films. Who will benefit and how?
26 September, 2011   ▪   Yaroslav Pidhora-Hviazdovsky
Tom DiChillo talks about his documentary When You’re Strange
23 September, 2011   ▪   The Ukrainian Week
Anton Slepakov speaks about the band's shell, fast food restaurants filled to capacity and government subsidies on beer and strings
20 September, 2011   ▪   Inna Zavhorodnya
Otar Iosseliani speaks about political cinema, the criteria of authenticity and “friendship of peoples”
11 September, 2011   ▪   Yaroslav Pidhora-Hviazdovsky
Ukrainian audiences know only a few amateur and underground theaters but they are mostly popular with young people. The Ukrainian Week presents their shows for the upcoming season
11 September, 2011   ▪   Hanna Martiusheva
Meridian Czernowitz 2011 proves that while poetry knows no boundaries, poets do
9 September, 2011   ▪   Olena Maksymenko
Ukrainian writers have come down with a bout of travelmania
2 September, 2011   ▪   Oksana Shchur
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Mostly discussed for its regulation of the language of instruction in schools, the new law offers more overlooked important innovations intended to change the quality and the content of education in Ukraine
7 November, Hanna Trehub,
The new law on the reintegration of the occupied parts of the Donbas qualifies them as such and names Russia as the occupier. Yet, it does not launch the process of deoccupation or change the mechanism envisaged in the Minsk Agreement
20 October, Maksym Vikhrov,
This week started off with a bang in Kyiv...and it had nothing to do with working on healthcare reform, which the Verkhovna Rada eventually passed on October 19. The #1 topic became a protest action to push political reforms forward that was called by anti-corruption politicians and former Odesa Governor Mikhail Saakashvili
19 October, Stanislav Kozliuk,
Founded this fall, Donetsk oligarch Serhiy Taruta’s Osnova or Foundation party has already started campaigning although the next Verkhovna Rada election is two years away
18 October, Denys Kazanskyi,
 
 
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