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image: "Flag colors" A photo taken in Kherson Oblast, 2008, that captures the agricultural landscape in the vivid color's of Ukraine's flag. By Dobrych - Flickr


This webpage was designed to provide resources on the current events in Ukraine and background information on the country; it is far from an exhaustive investigation behind the current situation and is no longer being updated.


note: This webpage is designed to provide resources and background information. The views, opinions, and ideas expressed in the linked material do not reflect those belonging to CEERES.



Recent Developments, Events, and Frequently Updated Sites


News & Information on the Crisis


Recources on Ukraine, Russia & Energy




























Image: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) - Ukraine Locator Map (ReliefWeb), ESRI, UNCS


Background & History of Ukraine & Crimea


Information on Travel & Study Abroad

  • SRAS covers the the current state of study abroad to Russia and Ukraine, including the current political situation, visa issues, and more.

Ukraine Related Public Events, Cultural Events, and Venues in Chicago


Scholarly Viewpoints in the Media and Blogosphere


Recent Talks, Lectures, and Conferences at Institutions and Universities

note that some links provide video


Recent Scholarly Articles & Books

  • Ab Imerio 3/2014, Forum sections: "Ukraine and the Crisis of "Russian Studies": Participant observation of History in the Making" and "Debating Interpretive Frames"
  • Euxeinos: Governance and Culture in the Black Sea Region  17/2015, "Religion and Political Crisis in Ukraine," Guest Editor, Catherine Wanner
  • Friedman, Debra 2010. Becoming national: Classroom language socialization and political identities in the age of globalization. Annual Review of Applied Linguistics 30: 193-210.
  • Galiakberov, Adel and Adel Abdullin 2014. Theory and practice of regional integration based on the EurAsEC model (Russian point of view). Journal of Eurasian Studies 5(2): 116-121.
  • Hillis, Faith. 2015. Intimacy and Antipathy: Ukrainian-Russian Relations in Historical Perspective, Kritika 16, 1 (Winter 2015): 121–28
  • Kappeler, Andreas 2014. Ukraine and Russia: Legacies of the imperial past and competing memories. Journal of Eurasian Studies 5(2): 107-115.
  • Korostelina, Karina V. 2013a. Identity and power in Ukraine. Journal of Eurasian Studies 4(1): 34-46.
  • Korostelina, Karina V. 2013b. Ukraine twenty years after independence: Concept models of the society. Communist and Post-Communist Studies 46: 53-64.
  • Kuromiya, Hiroaki 2012. Conscience on Trial: The Fate of Fourteen Pacifists in Stalin's Ukraine, 1952—1953. Toronto, University of Toronto Press.
  • Kuromiya, Hiroaki 1998. Freedom and Terror in the Donbas: A Ukrainian-Russian Borderland, 1870s-1990s. Cambridge, Cambridge University Press.
  • Phillips, Sarah 2008. Women's Social Activism in the New Ukraine. Bloomington, Indiana University Press.
  • Stent, Angela. 2014. The Limits of Partnership: U.S.-Russian Relations in the Twenty-First Century. Princeton, Princeton University Press.