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Contemporary Ukraine on the cultural map of Europe [electronic resource] / edited by Larissa M. L. Zaleska Onyshkevych and Maria G. Rewakowicz, editors.

Publication:
Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, Inc. in cooperation with the Shevchenko Scientific Society, c2009.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (505 p.)
Subjects:
Ukraine -- Civilization.
Ukraine -- Relations -- Europe.
Europe -- Relations -- Ukraine.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
The concept of a return to Europe has been integral to the movement for Ukrainian national rebirth since the nineteenth century. This fascinating book explores Ukraine's European cultural connection, especially as it has been reesablished since the country achieved independence in 1991. It covers history, politics, and religion; literary culture; and language, popular culture, and the arts.
Contents:
Mapping the nation : history, politics, and religion
The Western dimension of the making of modern Ukraine / Roman Szporluk
Cultural faultlines and political cleavages / Mykola Riabchuk
Ukraine's road to Europe : a still controversial issue / Giulia Lami
Finis Europae : contemporary Ukraine's conflicting inheritances from the humanistic "West" and the Byzantine "East" (A Triptych) / Oxana Pachlovska
The status of religion in Ukraine and European standards / Andrew Sorokowski
Missionaries and pluralism : how the law changed the religious landscape in Ukraine / Catherine Wanner
The future of Ukraine, if values determine the course : what opinion polls disclose about public attitudes on political and economic issues / Elehie Skoczylas
Prosecuting Soviet crimes : the case of Ukraine and the European practice / Myroslava Antonovych
Collective memory as a device for constructing a new gender myth / Marian Rubchak
Reflecting identities : the literary paradigm
Mirrors, windows, and maps : the typology of cultural identification in contemporary Ukrainian literature / Maria Zubrytska
Cultural perceptions, mirror images, and western identification in new Ukrainian drama / Larissa M.L. Zaleska Onyshkevych
Ukrainian avant-garde poetry today : BU-BA-BU and others / Michael M. Naydan
Nativists vs. Westernizers : problems of cultural identity in Ukrainian Literature of the 1990s / Ola Hnatiuk
Back to the Golden Age : the discourse of nostalgia in Galicia in the 1990s / Lydia Stefanowska
Symbols of Transformation : The Ukrainian Prose of the 1990s / Marko R. Stech
Choosing a Europe : Andrukhovych, Izdryk, and the new Ukrainian literature / Marko Pavlyshyn
Images of bonding and social decay in contemporary Ukrainian prose : reading Serhii Zhadan and Anatolii Dnistrovyi / Maxim Tarnawsky
Women's literary discourse and national identity in Post-Soviet Ukraine / Maria G. Rewakowicz
Manifesting culture : language, media and the arts
The European dimension within the current controversy over Ukrainian language standard / Serhii Vakulenko
Galicia and Galician Ukrainian in the Ukrainian post-1991discourse / Michael Moser
Criticism, and confidence : reshaping of the linguistic marketplace in Post-Soviet Ukraine / Laada Bilaniuk
Linguistic strategies of imperial appropriation : why Ukrainian film is absent from world film history / Yuri Shevchuk
Ukraine's changing communicative space : destination Europe or the Soviet past? / Marta Dyczok
Envisioning Europe : Ruslana's rhetoric of identity / Marko Pavlyshyn
Contemporary Ukrainian art and the twentieth century avant-garde / Myroslav Shkandrij
The past is my beginning : on the recent music scene in Ukraine / Virko Baley.
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Zalesʹka Onyshkevych, Larysa M. L.
Revakovych, Marii͡a.
ISBN:
1-315-70541-9
1-317-47378-7
1-282-55485-9
9786612554858
0-7656-2405-2
OCLC:
608691466
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