Dniprovsky Historical Club
Dniprovsky Historical Club is another "Tkuma" Institute project conducted on the base of Museum "Jewish Memory and Holocaust in Ukraine" in cooperation with Institute of Social Studies. Historical club was created as a platform for meetings of historians and those interested in history with the aim of informal communication. Famous Ukrainian and foreign historians are invited to participate in each session of the club.
Within the framework of the project meetings with Prof. Vladyslav Hrynevych, Doctor of Political Sciences, Candidate of Historical Sciences, Leading Research Associate of the Institute of Politican and Ethnic Studies; Prof. Ivan Patrylyak, Doctor of Historical Sciences, Professor of Department of Modern History of Ukraine, Dean of the Faculty of History of Kyiv National University, and Prof. Yaroslav Hrytsak, Doctor of Historical Sciences, Professor of Ukrainian Catholic University, Director of Institute of Historical Research of Franko Lviv National University were conducted.
The project attracts the attention of historians, teachers, students and the intellectual elite of the city. From 50 to 300 people participate in the sessions.
During the club meetings professional historians raise urgent problems of historical memory of the Jewish and Ukrainian peoples. Its main objective is to destroy the stereotypes that hinder the successful intergration of the Jewish community as an important part of Ukrainian society.
Dniprovsky Historical Club Historical Club “Judaism and other religions, national issues in history”
On January 19, “Tkuma” Institute historical club, which resumed it’s work live was held. The event was held within the framework of an educational project “Rendez-vous with the Jewish history”, implemented with the support of Limmud FSU Labs.
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Dniprovsky Historical Club Dniprovsky Historical Club “Raphael Lemkin and the Soviet policy of genocide in Ukraine”
On July 01, Dniprovsky Historical Club on “Raphael Lemkin and the Soviet policy of genocide in Ukraine” was held by “Tkuma” Institute together with Ukrainian Institute of National Remembrance, Museum “Jewish Memory and Holocaust in Ukraine, Fulbright Program in Ukraine and with the support of the project “Holocaust studies in Ukraine for the formation the atmosphere of tolerance”. Key speaker of the event was Dr. Gennadi Pobereƶny, Ph.D., Ukrainian Free University (Germany, Munich), Harvard Ukrainian Research Institute (USA), researcher at the Harvard Institute of Ukrainian Studies (USA).
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On November 24, within the frameworks of Dniprovsky Historical Club “Tkuma” Institute held a public lecture dedicated to the Holodomor Remembrance Day. The lecture on “The Holodomor in the 1932–33: silence mechanisms” was held by Prof. Nataliia Romanets, Ph. D., –specialist of the Holodomor and Stalinist repression history, professor of the History of Ukraine and Law department of Kryvyi Rih State Pedagogical University. Valentyn Rybalka, “Tkuma” Institute researcher was the moderator of the event.
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On April 17, presentation of a documentary film «Cursed Book. Benjamin Berkovich Diary» about the Holocaust was held at Museum «Jewish Memory and Holocaust in Ukraine» within the frameworks of Dniprovsky Historical Club. Yury Horuliov, author, Belarusian filmmaker, «For the spiritual Revival» prizewinner presented the film.
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On April 07, lecture on "Klymentiy Sheptytsky – Righteous among the Nations" was held within the framework of Dniprovsky Historical Club at «Tkuma» Institute. Dr. Ivan Matkovsky (Lviv) presented two latest and most significant publications devoted to this outstanding figure within the frameworks of the seminar:
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