Monthly Archives: May 2019

Reflections on the Rusyn People and a Voyage to Transcarpathia


As I sat in the café, I felt myself getting more and more nervous.  Behind me, an irate woman shouted “secessionist!” while filming me with her cell phone camera.  Eager to learn more about ethnic politics, I had come here to Uzhgorod, a city lying in the western Ukrainian province […]