University of Manitoba - Faculty of Arts - German and Slavic Studies - Myroslav Shkandrij
Myroslav Shkandrij

Professor of Slavic Studies (Ukrainian / Russian)

Office location: 322 Fletcher Argue Bldg.

Phone: 204-474-6605

Fax: 204-474-7601

E-mail: Myroslav.Shkandrij@umanitoba.ca

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL

  • Ph.D. University of Toronto (1980)
  • M.A. University of Toronto (1973)
  • B.A. University of Cambridge, England (1972)
  • Head or Acting Head, Department of German and Slavic Studies (1990-2009)
  • University of Manitoba Outreach Award (2002), Outstanding Achievement Award, Faculty of Arts (2002, 2009), Professor of the Year, Faculty of Arts (2010), SSHRC grants

RECENT COURSES

Nationalism and Ukrainian Literature, Jewish Writers on Ukraine, Advanced Ukrainian, Tolstoy, Literature and Revolution in Russia

UPCOMING COURSES

Ukrainian Literature and Film, Holodomor and Holocaust in Ukrainian Literature, The 2013-14 Revolution in Ukraine and the Russian Response, Advanced Ukrainian, Dostoevsky

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Modern Ukrainian and Russian literatures, avant-garde of the 1920s, literature and nationalism, Jews in Ukrainian literature, Ukrainian Revolution of 2013-14 and reaction in Russian

PUBLICATIONS 

  • Ukrainian Nationalism: Politics, Ideology and Literature, 1929-1956. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2015.
  • Jews in Ukrainian Literature: Representation and Identity. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2009.
  • Russia and Ukraine: Literature and the Discourse of Empire From Napoleonic to Postcolonial Times. McGill-Queen's UP, 2001. (Ukrainian translation: V obiimakh imperii: Rosiiska i ukrainska literatury novitnoi doby. Kyiv: Vydavnytsvo Fakt, 2004).
  • Modernists, Marxists and the Nation:  The Ukrainian Literary Discussion of the 1920s.  Edmonton: Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies Press, University of Alberta, 1992 (Ukrainian translation: Modernisty, marksysty  i  natsiia: Ukrainska literaturna dyskusiia 1920-kh rokiv. Kyiv: Nika-Centre Press, 2006).
  • Futurism and After: David Burliuk, 1882-1967. Winnipeg: Winnipeg Art Gallery, 2008.
  • The Phenomenon of the Ukrainian Avant-Garde, 1910-35. Winnipeg: Winnipeg Art Gallery, 2001.
  • Mykola Khvylovy, The Cultural Renaissance in Ukraine: Polemical Pamphlets, 1925-1926. Edmonton: Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies. 328 pp.

List of publications in pdf format

Selected publications in pdf format

For more information contact:
Myroslav Shkandrij
Department of German and Slavic Studies
University of Manitoba
322 Fletcher Argue Building
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Canada R3T 2N2
Phone: 204-474-6605
Fax: 204-474-7601

List of publications (in pdf format)

Selected Publications (in pdf format) by Myroslav Shkandrij