TUGG: Prof. Tarnawsky on Can Lit depicting Ukrainians in Canada @ St.Vladimir Institute - Toronto, Toronto [13 February]

TUGG: Prof. Tarnawsky on Can Lit depicting Ukrainians in Canada

19:30 - 21:30

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St.Vladimir Institute - Toronto
620 Spadina Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M5S 2H4
The Toronto Ukrainian Genealogy Group (TUGG) invites you to come hear Professor Maxim Tarnawsky speak on Canadian Literature depicting Ukrainians in Canada.

Dr. Tarnawsky teaches a course at the University of Toronto Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures called “Literature of the Ukrainian Canadian Experience.”

The purpose of this presentation is to acquaint you with a range of books describing the Canadian Ukrainian experience and to demonstrate the variety of different viewpoints and issues that Canadian authors associate with Ukrainians in this country.

· How were the first Ukrainians in Canada depicted in fiction?
· How Ukrainian are Ukrainians in Canada?
· What are the problems of being Ukrainian in Canada?
· Is being Ukrainian in Canada a bounty or a burden?
· Do Ukrainians write about themselves differently than non-Ukrainians write about them?

These and other questions will be answered in an informal, relaxed setting.

Tuesday, February 13, 2018, from 7:30-9:30 pm

St. Vladimir Institute
620 Spadina Avenue

Contact: (905) 841-6707
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