Items tagged with: Ukrainian identity

UKRAINE'S MEMORY WARS: What can Ukraine's experience tell us about statue-toppling and the politics of monuments?

Monuments have played a high-profile role in the memory wars at the heart of a national identity crisis that independent Ukraine has struggled with for much of the post-Soviet period

Monday, 27 July 2020 01:09

COMING SOON: Ukrainian Davos in Kaniv next month seeks to initiate a revolution of values

Ukraine’s annual international economic and humanitarian forum in Kaniv prepares for its second year with big ambitions to take on decades of humanitarian and cultural neglect

Saturday, 18 May 2019 20:19

Ukraine: Post-Habsburg Nation

The Habsburg Empire experience of western Ukraine during the eighteenth, nineteenth and early twentieth centuries helped foster a sense of Ukrainian identity and rooted the country firmly in the European cultural universe while planting the...

Sunday, 15 October 2017 18:06

HABSBURG HERITAGE: Karl von Habsburg on the historic legacy of Ukraine’s European roots

“Future generations will realize how important the Revolution of Dignity was for the development of Europe”

Wednesday, 11 October 2017 23:27

Ukraine's Hipster Rebranding

Media hype depicting Ukraine as "The New Berlin" could prove helpful in challenging negative perceptions of Ukraine that remain rooted in unflattering and outdated post-Soviet stereotypes

Monday, 09 October 2017 01:38

Ukraine vs The Ukraine

Why the use of the definite article casually undermines and belittles the epic struggle for Ukrainian statehood

Thursday, 07 September 2017 18:23

HIPSTER HISTORY: Introducing the Steampunk Superheroes of Ukraine's Early 20th Century Independence Struggle

Authors of comic book blockbuster seek to bring epic events of 1917 Ukrainian Revolution to post-Maidan audiences

Sunday, 09 July 2017 16:21

Russia’s historic denial of separate Ukrainian identity lies at the heart of recent librarian prosecution in Moscow

Putin's Russia has consistently promoted ideas of Ukraine as an integral part of a broader Russian world while rejecting historic notions of Ukrainian sovereignty

Saturday, 10 June 2017 16:41

TARAS KUZIO: Telling English-language audiences untold story of Ukraine’s independence war

New book aims to return Ukrainian narratives to the center of international debate over Putin’s hybrid war in Crimea and the Donbas

Saturday, 15 April 2017 13:24

Adidas joins vyshyvanka craze

German sportswear brand wins plaudits for design featuring traditional Ukrainian national embroidery

Thursday, 06 October 2016 17:24

OBITUARY: Orest Subtelny – historian who introduced Ukrainians to nation's past

Canadian academic Subtelny provided millions of post-Soviet Ukrainians with access to the formerly supressed Ukrainian national story and helped lay the foundations for the nation’s growing sense of national identity

Friday, 29 July 2016 22:15

EDITORIAL: Brand Ukraine needs to aggressively marketed to global audiences

Ukraine’s low international profile is a national security threat and a barrier to the kind of investment necessary to fuel the country’s European transition

Saturday, 09 July 2016 16:35

Savchenko mania: why Ukraine is so desperate for new leaders

Ukrainian society is desperate for new leadership figures and is being dangerously alienated by a political culture devoid of ideology and dominated by populism

Saturday, 09 July 2016 01:03

Winning Ukraine’s memory wars

Placing Hitler and Stalin in a single narrative: why Ukraine’s unique totalitarian trauma offers the key to conquering demons of a tragic past

Saturday, 09 July 2016 00:42

POST-SOVIET IDENTITY: Five myths underpinning Russia’s chronic case of ‘Ukraine Denial’

Putin’s hybrid war in Ukraine is popular at home because millions of Russians continue to insist Ukraine is a manufactured nation artificially separated from Russia

Sunday, 10 January 2016 01:04

Ukraine is Europe’s cheapest tourist destination but lacks promotion

Tourist heaven: hryvnia devaluation has made Ukraine a purchasing power paradise for anyone with euros or dollars but fewer tourists are visiting the country due to exaggerated concerns about risks posed by Russian hybrid war

Sunday, 29 November 2015 15:59

Viral video promotes new Ukraine

Rebranding Ukraine: Golden domes and embroidered skirts make way for IT opportunities and knowledge economy as Ukrainian international image is given a timely overhaul

Thursday, 01 October 2015 15:36

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