Marian J. Rubchak
is a Senior Research Professor of History at Valparaiso University (Indiana, USA). Her work focuses on Slavic identity, feminism and gender issues in eastern Europe. She is editor of the anthology, Mapping Difference: The Many Faces of Women in Ukraine (2011).
FEMEN and the campaign for gender justice in Ukraine
Is FEMEN the precursor of a bold new protest pattern, or has it been reduced to an organization of exhibitionists? As long as gender injustices multiply in Ukraine, the strength of FEMEN's message remains undiminished, argues Marian Rubchak. [more]