A Century of Ukrainian Revolutions: 1917-2017

09.05.2017 | A Century of Ukrainian Revolutions: 1917-2017

Ukrainian Avant Garde in Film: Unknown Kyiv of 1929. Screening and talk. June 7, 6:30pm

The event will present an almost lost documentary film by Mikhail Kaufman, a brother, cameraman and a co-author of Dziga Vertov. Shoot in Kyiv and produced by All-Ukrainian Photo-Cinema Directorate in 1929, this avant garde film is a cinematic poem to arrival of spring in nature as well as a new life in a society. With the first use of hidden camera it also offers a rare glimpse on everyday life in Soviet Ukraine during NEP and indigenization policy, a short-lived policies of the Soviet State.

08.05.2017 | A Century of Ukrainian Revolutions: 1917-2017

Why the Ukrainian Revolution matters for the historians of the Russian revolutions? A lecture by Professor Mark von Hagen

Professor Mark von Hagen, a US historian and a leading academic is Slavic Studies will analyse the period of Ukraines short-lived independence and statehood of 1917-21 and why it matters for the historians of the Russian Revolution

29.03.2017 | A Century of Ukrainian Revolutions: 1917-2017

A Century of Ukrainian Revolutions: 1917-2017 Series at a glance

The Ukrainian Institute in London plans a series of events to commemorate the centenary of the Ukrainian Revolution of 1917

29.03.2017 | A Century of Ukrainian Revolutions: 1917-2017

Falling Lenins, Crumbling Mosaics: Documenting Ukraines Soviet Monumental Heritage. Book launch and talk with Myroslava Hartmond and Dana Pavlychko, followed by discussion

Date: 13 September 2017 Venue: TBC Ukraine has been going through an intense period of identity consolidation, bolstered by the tumultuous events of the Kyivs Revolution of Dignity, the subsequent annexation of Crimea and the war in the east of the country.

13.03.2017 | A Century of Ukrainian Revolutions: 1917-2017

Peasant Revolts in Ukraine following the 1917 Revolution, March 31, 7pm

DATE: Friday, 31 March TIME: 7pm VENUE: Ukrainian Institute, 79 Holland Park,