Arts & Sciences

‘Ukraine after the War’ panel and screening of ‘20 Days in Mariupol,’ April 16

Dr. Lowell Barrington, associate professor of political science in the Klingler College of Arts and Sciences, will lead a panel and discuss “Post-conflict Ukrainian identities: civil national identity versus ethnic animosity” on Tuesday, April 16, from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. in Wehr Chemistry 121. The discussion will be followed by a showing of Oscar-winning documentary “20 Days in Mariupol” from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Barrington will be joined by:

  • Dr. Michael Duffey, associate professor emeritus of theology in the Klingler College of Arts and Sciences, who will explore how strategies of nonviolent resistance can undermine Russian oppression of Ukraine.
  • Julian Vasyl Hayda, a Ukrainian-American journalist, who will discuss Ukraine’s Orthodox Churches nation-building before and after the Russian invasion.

No RSVP is required, but it is requested participants express their intent to attend on Eventbrite.

This event is hosted by the Center for Peacemaking, the Department of Theology and the International Affairs program.