Glory to the Heroes: Sidor Kovpak and the War for Ukraine’s Memory

Evan Reif The Ukrainian identity, complex as it is, was shaped by the many groups that inhabited the territories wedged between forces in Moscow and Warsaw. This rich culture that birthed literary geniuses like Taras Schevchenko, Ivan Kotliarevsky, and Nikolai Gogol, has become coopted by those who glorify a narrow, “Galician” view of what it … Continue reading Glory to the Heroes: Sidor Kovpak and the War for Ukraine’s Memory