Monday, November 14, 2022 3:00 PM to 4:15 PM EST
Director of the Ukrainian Institute London Olesya Khromeychuk is originally from Lviv, Ukraine. She is a historian of East-Central Europe but also a writer and theatre-maker. She is the author of The Death of a Soldier Told by His Sister. Her talk draws on professional and personal experiences to help explain Russia's war in Ukraine.
Dr. Olesya Khromeychuk is a historian and writer. She has taught the history of East-Central Europe at the University of Cambridge, University College London, the University of East Anglia and King’s College London, and written for the New York Review of Books, Der Spiegel, the Los Angeles Review of Books, openDemocracy and Metro. Khromeychuk is the author of The Death of a Soldier Told by His Sister (2022) and “Undetermined" Ukrainians. Post-War Narratives of the Waffen SS "Galicia" Division (2013). She is currently the Director of the Ukrainian Institute London.
This lecture is part of George Mason University's Fall 2022 Lecture Series, "Russia's War on Ukraine in Historical Perspective." For other events and information on the series, visit the main series page.