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Jars Balan

Rhea Clyman: the Canadian Bourgeois Troublemaker

Jars Balan is the administrative coordinator of the Peter and Doris Kule Ukrainian Canadian Studies Centre at the Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies (CIUS), University of Alberta. He has authored numerous scholarly and popular articles on Ukrainian-Canadian history, literature, and theatre, and an illustrated history of Ukrainians in Canada. A lifelong activist in the Ukrainian community, he is the initiator and curator of the Kalyna Country Ecomuseum. Jars has been involved with CIUS, in one capacity or another, for most of its existence.

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