Markiert: Soviet Union

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...

Ukraine Rethinks Complex WWII Past

An Homradske.TV interview by Nataliya Gumenyuk (Visiting Fellow Berlin-Brandenburg Ukraine Initiative, Hromadske.tv) with Andrii Portnov (Berlin-Brandenburg Ukraine Initiative) and Jan C. Behrends (Zentrum für Zeithistorische Forschung Potsdam) 8 May 2016 On May 8th, 1945 Nazi Germany surrendered its armed forces,...