In the gardens of the exiled, or, the Ukrainian diaspora

When one lives in a garden of one’s own creation, be it through absolute necessity, as it was for parents of many active members of the Ukrainian Diaspora, or because you live in that garden by default for generations and have tried to maintain that garden of culture, ethnicity and language, one can not deny…

No News today on Skhidna Liha!

Well, it turns out that today… William Patrickovych hosted Skidna Liha as Rostyslav Shtyn was off traveling taking care of other business. While William Patrickovych did not have news segment as usual, he did have Canadian Istan Rozumniy, originally from Winnipeg, in studio to discuss some of the differences of support of culture in Canada…

On the other side of the Big Pond

While I don’t usually post much on Ukrainian music in North America, one band’s name in particular caught my eye. They are from Winnipeg, Canada and they call themselves the Zrada Cultural Academy and it seems that they are preparing to go into studio this spring to prepare their first full length album. I’m looking…