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The Ukrainian Studies Program at Columbia University,
and the General Petro Grigorenko Foundation,
invite you to an event about past and present human rights:

“The 6th Annual Grigorenko Readings: A Commemoration of the Life of 
Nadiya Svitlychna, Heroine of the Soviet, Ukrainian and Russian Human 
Rights Movements"

WHEN: Tuesday, October 10, 2006

WHERE: Room 1501, International Affairs Building (15th floor), Columbia 
University, 420 W. 118th St., New York, NY, 10027

SCHEDULE:

9:00-9:30am: Breakfast buffet (outside Room 1501)

9:30-9:40am: Introductory words by Prof. Mark von Hagen (Columbia 
University)

9:40-10:00am: Slideshow remembering Nadiya Svitlychna, by photographer 
Irenaeus Yurchuk

10:00am-12:00pm:  Panel Discussion #1: “The Life and Work of Nadiya 
Svitlychna”
Speakers:
ANDREW GRIGORENKO (General Petro Grigorenko Foundation)
ANNA PROCYK (City University of New York)
PAVEL LITVINOV (General Petro Grigorenko Foundation)
Moderated by Dr. Yuri Shevchuk (Columbia University)

12:00pm-1:30pm: Lunch buffet (outside Room 1501)

1:30pm-3:30pm: Panel Discussion #2: “The Contemporary Human Rights 
Situation in Ukraine and the Post-Soviet Sphere”
Speakers:
NINA OGNIANOVA (Committee to Protect Journalists)
MYROSLAVA GONGADZE (Voice of America)
STEVE SESTANOVICH (Columbia University)
Moderated by Mark von Hagen

3:30pm-3:35pm: Closing words by Mark von Hagen

Free and open to the public. RSVP requested. For more information, 
please contact Diana Howansky at ukrainianstudies@columbia.edu or 
212-854-4697.



-- 
Diana Howansky
Staff Associate
Ukrainian Studies Program
Columbia University
Room 1208, MC3345
420 W. 118th Street
New York, NY  10027
(212) 854-4697
ukrainianstudies@columbia.edu
http://www.harrimaninstitute.org/courses/ukrainian_studies_program.html



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