Dumbarton Oaks | The Cathedral of St. Sophia, Kyiv

Roundtable discussion with Thomas Dale, Ioli Kalavrezou, and Sofia Korol’ The cathedral of St. Sophia in the historic center of Kyiv dates to ca. 1037 and is one of the most remarkable medieval monuments of …

Dumbarton Oaks | Mazepa’s Women Before and After Poltava

"Mazepa's Women Before and After Poltava" Dr. Liudmyla Sharipova | July 7th, 2022 | 11:00am CT Popularly known outside Ukraine and the scholarly circles for his youthful amorous exploits imagined by Lord Byron, in real …

Dumbarton Oaks | Endangered Monuments Roundtable

Virtual Conversations on History, Art, and Cultural Heritage: From Kyivan Rus' to Modern Ukraine  July 28th, 2022 | 11:00am CT Discussion Workshop: "Endangered Monuments" The monuments and rich cultural heritage of Kyivan Rus are currently …

Dumbarton Oaks | Displaced Cultural Heritage

This discussion explores concerns related to displaced cultural heritage, including the evacuation of important artworks from Ukraine’s collections and institutions due to the ongoing war, as well as how digital humanities and data rescue efforts …

Dumbarton Oaks | Historical Memory

Historical Memory This discussion addresses issues of historical memory through the impact of medieval objects, monuments, and narratives on modern nationalist political movements, analyses of the destruction of Ukrainian Baroque liturgical furnishings, as well as …