Presentation of “The Encyclopedia of Holodomor” written by the Doctor of Historical Sciences, Professor Vasyl Marochko
National Museum “Holodomor Victims Memorial” (Kyiv, 3 Lavrska St.)
Date and time:
November 12, 2018, at 13.00
The “Encyclopedia of the Holodomor” became the summit of many years of research work of its author – a famous researcher, Doctor of Historical Sciences, Professor Vasyl Ivanovych Marochko.
The work on creating of the entry list and writing the articles lasted for seven years – from 2012 to 2018. More than a thousand articles of this monumental work reveal the main events and phenomena, generalize historiographical and memorial practices.
Its task is to inform the future generations about Holodomor in Ukraine, not to persuade the opponents, but to present historical facts truthfully, to remind of the eternal values of Christian mercy.
The one-volume edition of “The Encyclopedia of Holodomor” does not drain the theme of human grief, caused to the Ukrainian people, and the content and tragedy of the very historical phenomenon.
Participants of the presentation:
Olesia Stasiuk, Director General of National Museum “Holodomor Victims Memorial”
Yevhen Nyschuk, Minister of Culture of Ukraine
Ivan Vasiunyk, co-chairman of the Public Committee for Commemoration of the Victims of Holodomor-Genocide of 1932-1933 in Ukraine
Vasyl Marochko, Doctor of Historical Sciences, Professor, author of “The Encyclopedia of Holodomor”