Agenda

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Day 1 / October 13
14:00-14:40 (Kyiv) / 13:00-13: 40 (Central Europe) / 07:00-07:40 (NYC, Toronto)
Opening
Oleksandr Pronkevich, President of the Association of Hispanists of Ukraine, Dean of the Faculty of Philology, Petro Mohyla Black Sea National University
Silvia Josefina Cortés Martín, Ambassador of the Embassy of the Kingdom of Spain in Ukraine
Jessica Zychowicz, Director of the Fulbright Program in Ukraine
Tetiana Yaroshenko, Vice President for Research and Informatization, National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy
Roman Veretelnyk, Head of the Department of Literature, National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy
14:40-15:30 (Kyiv) / 13:40 - 14:30 (Central Europe) / 07:40-08:30 (NYC, Toronto)
Keynote Speaker: Oksana Zabuzhko Killing Don Juan: Modernism, Feminism, Nationalism (around The Stone Host) (presentation in English) (30 min)
Presentation of Speaker – Roman Veretelnyk (National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy)
Discussion (20 min)
Break (30 min)
16:00-17:30 (Kyiv) / 15:00-16:30 (Central Europe) / 09:00-10:30 (NYC, Toronto)
Panel 1. Lesia Ukrainka Among Other Female Artists in Modernist Literature. Part 1 Moderador: Olha Khometa (University of Toronto)
1. Sasha Dovzhyk (Distinguished Visiting Scholar, Goldsmiths), Lesia Ukrainka’s Revisionist Mythmaking (15 min) Summary
2. Olha Poliukhovych (National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy), Female Portraits of the Fin de Siècle in Lesia Ukrainka’s Short Stories (15 min) Summary
3. Heather Fielding (University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire), Lesia Ukrainka in British Modernism: The Case of The New Age (15 min) Summary
Discussion (30 min)
Break (30 min)
18:00-19:00 (Kyiv) / 17:00-18:00 (Central Europe) / 11:00-12:00 (NYC, Toronto)
Networking Session: “Ukrainian Gender and Feminist Studies in a Global Context”
Day 2 / October 14
12:00-12:50 (Kyiv) / 11:00-11:50 (Central Europe) / 05:00-05:50 (NYC, Toronto)
Keynote Speaker: Vira Ageeva Lesia Ukrainka's Epistolary Autobiography: a New Woman and Her Time (presentation in Ukrainian) (30 min)
Presentation of Speaker – Rostyslav Semkiv (National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy)
Discussion (20 min)
Break (30 min)
14:40-15:30 (Kyiv) / 13:40-14:30 (Central Europe) / 07:40-08:30 (NYC, Toronto)
Keynote Speaker: Oleksandr Pronkevich (Petro Mohyla Black Sea National University), Spain in the Work of Lesia Ukrainka (presentation in Spanish) / España en la obra de Lesia Ukrainka (30 min)
Presentation of Speaker – Alina Mozolevska (Petro Mohyla Black Sea National University)
Discussion (20 min)
Break (10 min)
15:40-16:30 (Kyiv) / 14:40-15:30 (Central Europe) / 08:40-09:30 (NYC, Toronto)
Keynote Speaker: Roman Veretelnyk (National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy), Lesia Ukrainka in English-Language Translation (30 min)
Presentation of Speaker – Olha Hometa (University of Toronto)
Discussion (20 min)
Break (30 min)
17:00-18:45 (Kyiv) / 16:00-17:45 (Central Europe) / 10:00-11:45 (NYC, Toronto)
Panel 2. Lesia Ukrainka Among Other Female Artists in Modernist Literature. Part 2 Moderator: Alina Mozolevska (Petro Mohyla Black Sea National University)
1. Olena Haleta (Ivan Franko National University of Lviv, Ukrainian Catholic University), A Drama for / of Reading: Lesia Ukrainka’s Joanna, Wife of Chuza, as a Receptive Challenge (15 min) Summary
2. Olga Mayevska (Ivan Franko National University of Lviv), Existential Doubt as a Creative Factor in the Work of Lesia Ukrainka and Miguel de Unamuno (presentation in Spanish) / La duda existencial como factor creativo en la obra de Lesia Ukrainka y Miguel de Unamuno (15 min) Summary
3. Anastasia Tyschenko (National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy), Lesia Ukrainka’s Zhal and Carmen de Burgos’s El Perseguidor: The Female Experience of Flanerie (presentation in te Spanish) / “Lástima” de Lesia Ukrainka y “El Perseguidor” de Carmen de Burgos: la experiencia femenina del flanerie (15 min) Summary
4. María D. Martos Pérez (National University of Distance Education, UNED, Madrid) Las escritoras como problema teórico literario: la base de datos BIESES (Bibliografía de Escritoras Españolas)" Female Writers as a Problem of Theory of Literatura: Database BIESES (Bibliography of Spanish Female Writers) (15 min) Summary
Discussion (30 min)
Day 3 / October 15
11:00-11:50 (Kyiv) / 10:00-10:50 (Central Europe) / 04:00-04:50 (NYC, Toronto)
Keynote Speaker: Assunta Polizzi (University of Palermo) “Literary Feminine in María Zambrano´s Thought (presentation in Spanish) / “Lo femenino literario en el pensamiento de María Zambrano” (30 min)
Presentation of Speaker – Oleksandr Pronkevich (Petro Mohyla Black Sea National University)
Discussion (20 min)
Break (10 min)
12:00-12:50 (Kyiv) / 11:00-11:50 (Central Europe) / 05:00-05:50 (NYC, Toronto)
Keynote Speaker: Ruth Fine (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem), The Representation of Women’s Creativity in the Work of Cervantes (presentation in Spanish) / La representación de la creatividad de la mujer en la obra de Cervantes (30 min)
Presentation of Speaker – Oleksandr Pronkevich (Petro Mohyla Black Sea National University)
Discussion (20 min)
Break (20 min)
13:00-13:50 (Kyiv) / 12:00-12:50 (Central Europe) / 05:00-05:50 (NYC, Toronto)
Keynote Speaker: Eulalia Piñero Gil (Autonomous University of Madrid), Writing is Power: the Stories of Emilia Pardo Bazán and Kate Chopin from a Comparative Perspective (presentation in Spanish) / La escritura es poder: los relatos de Emilia Pardo Bazán y Kate Chopin desde una perspectiva comparada (30 min)
Presentation of Speaker – Oleksandr Pronkevich (Petro Mohyla Black Sea National University)
Discussion (20 min)
Break (10 min)
14:00-14:50 (Kyiv) / 13:00-13:50 (Central Europe) / 07:00-07:50 (NYC, Toronto)
Book Talk: Superfluous Women: Feminism, Art, and Revolution in Twenty-First Century Ukraine (University of Toronto Press, 2021) by Jessica Zychowicz (50 min)
Moderator - Olha Poliukhovych (National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy)
Break (40 min)
15:30-16:20 (Kyiv) / 14:30-15:20 (Central Europe) / 08:30-09:20 (NYC, Toronto)
Keynote Speaker: Martha Bohachevska-Chomiak (Taras Shevchenko Scientific Society, New York), (topic to be announced, presentation in Ukrainian) (30 min)
Presentation of Speaker – Oleksandr Pronkevich (Petro Mohyla Black Sea National University)
Discussion (20 min)
Break (20 min)
16:40-18:15 (Kyiv) / 15:40-17:15 (Central Europe) / 09:00-11:15 (NYC, Toronto)
Panel 3. Women Writers in Canon Formation Moderator: Olha Poliukhovych (National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy)
1. Yulia Ladygina ( Pennsylvania State University), Lesia Ukrainka as Cultural Critic: Olha Kobylianska’s Case (15 min) Summary
2. Svitlana Romаnova (Kyiv National Linguistic University), Olga Zhudrо, (National Aviation University, Kyiv), Lesia Ukrainka and Other Women Writers Destroying the Patriarchal Literary Canon (presentation in Spanish) / Lesia Ukrainka y otras mujeres escritoras destruyendo el canon literario patriarcal (15 min) Summary
3. Alina Solovei (Petro Mohyla Black Sea National University), An Orientalist Approach to Feminist Literary Criticism in Spain: Carmen Martín Gaite (presentation in Spanish) / Enfoque orientalista a la crítica literaria feminista en España: Carmen Martín Gaite (15 min) Summary
Discussion (30 min)
Day 4 / October 16
13:00-13:50 (Kyiv) / 12:00-12:50 (Central Europe) / 06:00-06:50 (NYC, Toronto)
Keynote Speaker: Maksym Strikha (Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv), Lesia Ukrainka as Translator (presentation in Ukrainian) (30 min)
Presentation of Speaker – Alina Mozolevska (Petro Mohyla Black Sea National University)
Discussion (20 min)
Break (40 min)
14:00-15:45 (Kyiv) / 13:00-14:45 (Central Europe) / 07:00-08:45 (NYC, Toronto)
Panel 4. Lesia Ukrainka's Work in Foreign Language Translations Moderator – María Shuvalova (National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy)
1. Ígor Orzhitskiy (V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University), Lesia Ukrainka in Spanish: Who and How ( presentation in Spanish) / Lesia Ukrainka en español: quiénes y cómo (15 min) Summary
2. Maryna Marchuk (Editor-in-Chief, Compás Publishing House), Alfonsina Storni in Ukraine: A History of Translations and Problems of Reception (presentation in Spanish) / Alfonsina Storni en Ucrania: historia de traducciones y problemas de recepción (15 min) Summary
3. Olha Vorobei (Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv), Chinese Translations of Lesia Ukrainka: Approaches and Perception (15 min) Summary
4. Olena Moiseienko (National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy), English Translations of Lesia Ukrianka’s Fairy-Drama The Forest Song: The Issue of Rendering Culture-Bound Items (15 min) Summary
Discussion (30 min)
Break (15 min)
16:00-17:30 (Kyiv) / 15:00-16:30 (Central Europe) / 09:00-10:30 (NYC, Toronto)
Panel 5. Lesia Ukrainka’s Innovation in Dramaturgy Moderator: Román Veretelnyk (National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy)
1. Tetyana Nizhelovska-Pereginets (University of Valencia), Woman’s Voice in Lesia Ukrainka’s Cassandra presentation in Spanish) / La voz dVoice e la mujer en La Casandra de Lesya Ukrainka (15 min) Summary
2. Anastasiia Yevdokymova (T.H. Shevchenko Institute of Literature of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine), Scenographic Approaches in Contemporary Productions of Lesia Ukrainka’s Plays (15 min)
3. Maria Do Carmo Mendes (University of Minho, Braga), An Original Vision of the Myth of Don Juan: Lesia Ukrainka’s The Stone Host (presentation in Spanish) / Una original visión del mito de Don Juan: El dueño de piedra de Lesya Ukrainka (15 min) Summary
Discussion (30 min)
Break (30 min)
18:00-19:30 (Kyiv) /17:00-18:30 (Central Europe) /11:00-12:30 (NYC, Toronto)
Panel 6. The Female Artist in Audio-Visual Arts and Contemporary Media Moderator: Oleksandr Pronkevich (Petro Mohyla Black Sea National University)
1. Olga Nedvyga (University of Montreal), Duel, Gender and Popular Religions in Dominican Cinema: Cultural Representations From the Caribbean (presentation in Spanish) / Duelo, género y religiones populares en el cine dominicano: representaciones culturales desde el Caribe (15 min) Summary
2. Yu-Hsuan Hsu (National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy), Representations of Women in 1920s Soviet Ukrainian Silent Films: The Case of VUFKU (15 min) Summary
3. Alina Mozolevska (Petro Mohyla Black Sea National University), The Mediation of Recognized Women: Conceptual Analysis of Images of Lesya Ukrainka and Joan of Arc (presentation in Spanish) / Mediatización de mujeres conocidas en la cultura nacional: análisis de conceptualización de imágenes de Lesya Ukrainka y Juana de Arco (15 min) Summary
Discussion (30 min)
Break (15 min)
19:45-20:45 (Kyiv) /18:45-19:45 (Central Europe) /12:45-13:45 (NYC, Toronto)
Virtual Reception