Ukrainian communication and media in Romania

from birth and progress to regress

https://doi.org/10.21744/lingcure.v5nS4.1576

Authors

  • Yuriy M. Bidzilya Uzhhorod National University, Uzhhorod, Ukraine
  • Zoriana V. Haladzhun Lviv Polytechnic National University, Lviv, Ukraine
  • Viktoriia V. Georgiievska Borys Grinchenko Kyiv University, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • Yevhen O. Solomin Uzhhorod National University, Uzhhorod, Ukraine
  • Nataliia M. Sydorenko Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Kyiv, Ukraine

Keywords:

assimilation, ethnic group, intercultural ties, language issue, periodicals

Abstract

Due to the complex geopolitical processes of the twentieth century, Ukrainians became part of various states, in particular, part of this ethnic group became part of Romania. Taking into consideration the historical-political and social conditions, the authors of the paper give complex analysis of the peculiarities of the ethnocultural communication of the Ukrainians of Romania, the establishment and development of the Ukrainian-language press in this country, examines the main problems of the modern functions of the Ukrainian printed mass media and outlines the possible perspectives of their development. The Ukrainian language went through changes in education and mass media in Romania. The situation of the Ukrainian mass media worsened in Romania during the interwar period (especially in the 1930s) due to assimilation processes and turning Ukrainians into Romanians. The expansion of the Ukrainian information communication segment in Romania began with the introduction of the native-language primary and second education (7 grades) in 1948. The Ukrainian printed mass media of Romania are too weak today, they are published irregularly, have too weak influence on the cultural life of the Ukrainian group in this country.

Downloads

Download data is not yet available.

References

Abasi, A. R. (2012). The pedagogical value of intercultural rhetoric: A report from a Persian-as-a-foreign-language classroom. Journal of Second Language Writing, 21(3), 195-220. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jslw.2012.05.010

Appatov, S. (1999). Ukrainian-Romanian relations: history and modernity. Ukrainian Historical Journal, 5, 87-100.

Aza, L.O. (1999). The Ukrainians of Romania: the modern state and the perspectives of the ethnocultural development. Kyiv: Sotsis.

Beetham, M. (2006, May). Periodicals and the new media: Women and imagined communities. In Women's Studies International Forum (Vol. 29, No. 3, pp. 231-240). Pergamon. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wsif.2006.04.002

Bidzilya, Y. (2015). Slovak press in Zakarpattia as the revival of national identity. European Journal of Science and Theology, 11(6), 67-78.

Bidzilya, Y. M. (2017). The Gypsy media in Transcarpathia: The problems of intercultural communication and overcoming the status of social outsiders of the ethnic group. In Intercultural Communication: Strategies, Challenges and Research (pp. 69-87).

Bidzilya, Y.M. (2005). The peculiarities of the development of the Ukrainian-language press in Hungary and Romania. Modern Problems of the Linguistics and Literary Studies, 9, 384-389.

Brubaker, R. (1996). Nationalizing states in the old ‘New Europe’–and the new. Ethnic and Racial studies, 19(2), 411-437.

Bruter, V.I. (2000). The Ukrainians of Southern Bukovina: problems and perspectives. In: A collection of scientific conferenses “Transborder cooperation of Ukraine, Moldavia and Romania”.

Buckholz, Q. (2019). The dogs that didn’t bark: Elite preferences and the failure of separatism in Kharkiv and Dnipropetrovsk. Problems of Post-Communism, 66(3), 151-160.

Chiran, D., & Tomsic, M. (2020). Populist ideology and speech patterns in e-communication between 2013 and 2016: discerning populism from political popularity. Romanian Journal of Political Science, 20(1), 30-57.

Collier, M. J. (1989). Cultural and intercultural communication competence: Current approaches and directions for future research. International Journal of Intercultural Relations, 13(3), 287-302. https://doi.org/10.1016/0147-1767(89)90014-X

Deletant, D. (1997). Romania, 1948–1989: A Historical Overview. Cold War International History Project. URL: http://www. php. isn. ethz. ch/collections/coll_romania/introduction. cfmRomania, 2019481989.

Dumbrava, C. (2012). The Politics of Electoral Statistics in Romania. EUDO Background analysis. San Domenico di Fiesole: European University Institute. Available online at: http://eudo-citizenship. eu/news/citizenship-news/692-the-politics-of-electoral-statistics-in-romania% 3E.

Dumbrava, C. (2013). Rolling back history: the Romanian policy of restoration of citizenship to former citizens. CITSEE Story.

Dumbrava, C. (2015). Super-foreigners and sub-citizens: mapping ethno-national hierarchies of foreignness and citizenship in Europe. Ethnopolitics, 14(3), 296-310.

Feichtinger, J., & Cohen, G. B. (Eds.). (2014). understanding multiculturalism: The Habsburg central European experience (Vol. 17). Berghahn Books.

Gede Budasi, I. & Wayan Suryasa, I. (2021). The cultural view of North Bali community towards Ngidih marriage reflected from its lexicons. Journal of Language and Linguistic Studies, 17(3), 1484–1497

Göbel, K., & Helmke, A. (2010). Intercultural learning in English as foreign language instruction: The importance of teachers’ intercultural experience and the usefulness of precise instructional directives. Teaching and Teacher Education, 26(8), 1571-1582. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tate.2010.05.008

Godard, B. (2002, March). Feminist periodicals and the production of cultural value: the Canadian context. In Women's Studies International Forum (Vol. 25, No. 2, pp. 209-223). Pergamon. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0277-5395(02)00231-5

Hafsah, W. O. S. (2017). The character education meaning on rites before wedding party in Muna ethnic of Southeast Sulawesi. International research journal of management, IT and social sciences, 4(1), 32-38.

Harpaz, Y. (2015). Ancestry into opportunity: How global inequality drives demand for long-distance European Union citizenship. Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, 41(13), 2081-2104.

Hartono, H., Suparto, S., & Hassan, A. (2021). Language: a ‘mirror’ of the culture and its application English language teaching. Linguistics and Culture Review, 5(1), 93-103. https://doi.org/10.37028/lingcure.v5n1.835

Jacu?ski, M., Brodzi?ska-Mirowska, B., Pacze?niak, A., & Winc?awska, M. (2019). On the media's role and dichotomic perception in mediatized political communication. Empirical study of political party elites in poland. Romanian Journal of Political Science, 19(1).

Jones, D. (2018). Kin selection and ethnic group selection. Evolution and Human Behavior, 39(1), 9-18. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.evolhumbehav.2017.08.004

Kaneva, N., & Popescu, D. (2014). “We are Romanian, not Roma”: nation branding and postsocialist discourses of alterity. Communication, Culture & Critique, 7(4), 506-523.

Kozak, V. (2001). 270 hectares have already been lost on the border with Romania. Mirror of the Week.

Kravchenko, V. (2002). Ukraine and Romania: hidden tensions. Ukrainian Monitoring, 17(1), 22-26.

Livezeanu, I. (1995). Cultural politics in Greater Romania: Regionalism, nation building & ethnic struggle, 1918-1930. Cornell University Press.

Malets, O. (2003). Ethnic consolidation and self-identification of Romanians in Transcarpathia 1944-1991. Uzhhorod: UzhNU Press.

Melnychuk, I. (2010). The problem of Romanian certification of the Ukrainian population: modern realities and possible consequences of events.

Melnyk, Yu. (2018). Ukrainians in Romania: lulled by Bucharest, forgotten in Kyiv. Letters to Friends: a Journal of Thought and Rank.

Müller, H. (2019). The essence of the Securitate. Russian Journal.

Nagel, C. R. (2002). Geopolitics by another name: Immigration and the politics of assimilation. Political Geography, 21(8), 971-987. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0962-6298(02)00087-2

Pedersen, S. (2015). The guardians: the League of Nations and the crisis of empire. OUP Oxford.

Raik, K. (2019). The Ukraine crisis as a conflict over Europe’s political, economic and security order. Geopolitics, 24(1), 51-70.

Ramazanov, Sh.Sh., & Levitas, F.L. (2020). Revisiting the beginning of the World War II: Debating issues of the contemporary historiography. History Pages, 49, 162-179.

Rendiuk, T.G. (2010). Ukrainians in Romania: national and cultural life and relations with the authorities. Kyiv: Institute of History of Ukraine NASU.

Rudych, F. M. (2002). Ukraina v suchasnomu heopolitychnomu prostori: teoretychnyi i prykladnyi aspect [Ukraine in the modern geopolitical space: theoretical and applied aspects]. Kyiv: MAUP [in Ukrainian].

Sakurai, T., McCall-Wolf, F., & Kashima, E. S. (2010). Building intercultural links: The impact of a multicultural intervention programme on social ties of international students in Australia. International Journal of Intercultural Relations, 34(2), 176-185. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijintrel.2009.11.002

Samsonenko, L. (1999). Who do Ukrainians in Romania consider themselves. Government courier.

Semerhei, N. (2020). Self-organization of public life of the Ukrainian people in the second half of the XIXth–the beginning of the XXth century: historiographical map. Scientific and Theoretical Almanac Grani, 23(3), 6-16.

Shama, O. (2015). The story of the life and death of the “Danube of Thought” – Romanian dictator Nicola Ceausescu.

Sheichuk, A. (2006). Ukrainians of Southern Bukovina: “quo vadis?” Our Opinion, 1(2), 3-5.

Solomin, Ye. O., Bidzilya, Yu. M., Shapovalova, GV, Shebeshtyan, Ya. M., & Tolochko, NV (2020). The Media Image of the Multinational Transcarpathia: The Problems of the Search for Ethnic and Civil Identities.

Thuy, L. T. B. (2021). The epic space of Dam San: a cultural picture of the Ede ethnic group in Vietnam. Linguistics and Culture Review, 5(S2), 848-859. https://doi.org/10.37028/lingcure.v5nS2.1511

Ting-Toomey, S., Yee-Jung, K. K., Shapiro, R. B., Garcia, W., Wright, T. J., & Oetzel, J. G. (2000). Ethnic/cultural identity salience and conflict styles in four US ethnic groups. International Journal of Intercultural Relations, 24(1), 47-81. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0147-1767(99)00023-1

Verkuyten, M. (2010). Assimilation ideology and situational well-being among ethnic minority members. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 46(2), 269-275. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jesp.2009.11.007

Voloschuk, Yu.I. (2015). The problem of the periodicals of the Ukrainian national minority of Romania. Scientific Periodical of the National Pedagogical Dragomanov University. Series 22: Political Sciences and the Methodology of Teaching Social Sciences, 16, 82-86.

Wirawan, I. W. A. (2017). Social integration amongst communities of Balinese ethnic and Sasak ethnic based on competence of traditional cultural at Bayan district, north Lombok regency. International Journal of Linguistics, Literature and Culture, 3(2), 34-44.

Yepyk, L.I., & Semeshyn, E.V (2020). Struggle against bourgeois nationalism and cosmopolitanism in the universities of the USSR in the post-war period (1945-1953). History Pages, 50, 239-255.

Žilovi?, M. (2012). Citizenship, ethnicity, and territory: The politics of selecting by origin in post-communist Southeast Europe.

Published

2021-10-23

How to Cite

Bidzilya, Y. M., Haladzhun, Z. V., Georgiievska, V. V., Solomin, Y. O., & Sydorenko, N. M. (2021). Ukrainian communication and media in Romania: from birth and progress to regress. Linguistics and Culture Review, 5(S4), 234-253. https://doi.org/10.21744/lingcure.v5nS4.1576

Issue

Section

Research Articles

Most read articles by the same author(s)