From Postcolonialism to Contact Zones?: Nadia Bureiko Comments on Ulrich Schmid’s Lecture

by Nadia Bureiko From Postcolonialism to Contact Zones? Time to Reconceptualize Ukrainian Cultural Studies Since the dissolution of the Soviet Union, the study of contemporary Ukrainian culture has been largely influenced by the interpretation scheme of postcolonialism, especially by Pavlyshyn’s...

The Abortion Question in Soviet Modernity: A Study of Doctors and Female Patients in a Provincial Soviet Ukrainian Hospital, 1946-1991

Olena Palko comments on Kateryna Ruban’s research on “The Abortion Question in Soviet Modernity”: In the historians’ world, Kateryna Ruban possesses a true jewel – the memoirs of a doctor-gynaecologist Nina Golopatiuk from Irshava written between 1951 and 1980. This...