Proverbs in Motion

Proverbs in Motion

Andriy Nahachewsky and Maryna Chernyavska, Eds.

Proverbs in Motion: A Festschrift in Honour of Bohdan Medwidsky

CIUS Press, Huculak Chair of Ukrainian Culture and Ethnography

Toronto, Edmonton, 2014

Proverbs in Motion is a collection of academic essays and greetings in honour of Bohdan Medwidsky, academic, program builder, community activist, fundraiser and philanthropist. Contributors include North American and European colleagues as well as former students. The volume includes biographical information, a bibliography of works by Bohdan Medwidsky, as well as three previously unpublished studies by the honouree. The academic articles are written in English or Ukrainian, and encompass several disciplines: folklore, history, literary studies.

Proverbs in Motion is dedicated to the 35th anniversary of the Bohdan Medwidsky Ukrainian Folklore Archives, in the Peter and Doris Kule Centre for Ukrainian and Canadian Folklore, at the University of Alberta.