The Latin prose of Ukraine in the 16th to 19th centuries viewed as a source of historical information  Cover Image

Латиномовна проза України кін. XVІ – поч. XІХ ст. як джерело історичних відомостей
The Latin prose of Ukraine in the 16th to 19th centuries viewed as a source of historical information

Author(s): Lyudmyla Shevchenko-Savchynska
Subject(s): Language studies
Published by: Slavistický ústav Jána Stanislava Slovenskej akadémie vied
Keywords: Neo-Latin; Ukrainian literature; Ukrainian history

Summary/Abstract: The present article provides insight into early modern Ukrainian Latin prose and, drawing on the writings of Yan Yuzefovich, Yoanikiy Bazilovich, Erasm Sikst and Yosif Ruts’kiy, discusses its artisic and informative value. This is the first time that the Neo-Latin literature of Ukraine is presented to the scholarly public in Slovakia in a broader historical perspective.

  • Issue Year: 48/2013
  • Issue No: 1
  • Page Range: 41-51
  • Page Count: 11
  • Language: Ukrainian