The Halcyon

Selected articles on the Library's Slavic and East European collections:

The Halcyon: The Newsletter of the Friends of the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library

Anti-American Propaganda in Czech Book Design, 1946-1962

(no. 65 June 2020) by Ksenya Kiebuzinski



Vojtech Kubašta’s Marvelous Movable Books

( no. 61 June 2018) by Ksenya Kiebuzinski


Not Lost in Translation: Orwell's Animal Farm among Refugees and beyond the Iron Curtain

(no. 59, June 2017) by Ksenya Kiebuzinski


‘Pas un pas sans Bata’: The Bata Shoe Company in Canada

(no. 56, December 2015) by Alexandra Kordoski


A Photograph and the Forgotten Story of the Last of the Carpathian Outlaws

(no. 54, December 2014) by Ksenya Kiebuzinski


Ukrainian Prisoner-of-War Publications

(no. 52, December 2013) by Ksenya Kiebuzinski


Purchased from Quaritch: Book Design of the Czech Avant-Garde

(no. 51, June 2013) by Ksenya Kiebuzinski


Jacyk Fellow Cataloguing Luczkiw Collection of Ukrainian Canadiana

(no. 43, June 2009) by Ksenya Kiebuzinski


Orbini's Regno degli Slavi: an Early Source for Slavic History

(no. 41, June 2008) by Ksenya Kiebuzinski


Ivan Cankar

(no. 39, June 2007) by Ksenya Kiebuzinski


A 'Prima' Week in a Small Czech Town

(no. 34, Nov. 2004) by Luba Frastacky


The 1919 Diary of a Russian White Army Officer

(no. 32, Nov. 2003) by Keren Dali


Otto Schneid: Artist with a Mission

(no. 32, Nov. 2003) by Barry D. Walfish


Polonica, Canadiana, and Much More

(no. 31, June 2003) by Luba Frastacky


A Biography of Count Emeryk Hutten Czapski

(no. 31, June 2003) by Leszek Czubik.


Two Significant Macedonian Acquisitions

(no. 27, June 2001) by Christina E. Kramer.