Talk: “Ukraine in Crisis: A Witness to Revolution, War, and Reform”
Speaker: Isaac Webb, Washington and Lee alumnus, ’13
Wednesday 1 April, 4:30 pm in Northen Auditorium in Leyburn Library
Mr. Webb lived a year in Kyiv, Ukraine as a Fulbright scholar, watching the Ukrainian Revolution unfold. He spent part of the 2013-14 academic year traveling in eastern Ukraine and observed armed conflict around the Donestk airport, returning to Kyiv last month to see how the city had changed over the past year.
He has published numerous articles on Ukraine in the Kyiv Post, The Atlantic, Vice, and other print and online publications. Mr. Webb currently is a junior fellow at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace in Washington, D.C.
This lecture is sponsored by the W&L History and German and Russian departments, and the University Lectures Fund.