The Portrayal of the Famine-Genocide of 1932-33 in Ukrainian Art


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The Portrayal of the Famine-Genocide of 1932-33 in Ukrainian Art
The Significance of Presence in Absence
Gregory (Scotland Yard detective): "Is there any other point to which you would wish to draw my attention?"
Holmes: "To the curious incident of the dog in the night-
Gregory: "The dog did nothing in the night-time."
Holmes: "That was the curious incident."
Arthur Conan Doyle, “The Silver Blaze”
The forced famine in the Ukraine, in 1932-33, had a profound impact upon the Ukrainian. Within a single year millions of Ukrainians died of starvation and famine-related causes, while the Soviet government not only blocked any assistance to the stricken regions but even removed food from these areas, while officially denying the existence...
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