Natalia Khanenko Friesen

Dr. Natalia Khanenko Friesen

Inaugural Editor

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    Natalia Khanenko-Friesen, a cultural anthropologist with an expertise in community outreach and engaged scholarship, is an Associate Professor of St. Thomas More College and the Head of the Department of Religion and Culture. Interested in ethnicity and diasporas, post-socialist transition and labour migration, she initiated and worked on a variety of community-based projects in Western Canada, Ukraine, Italy, and Portugal. A former director of internationally recognized Prairie Centre for the Ukrainian Heritage at the U of S, she also serves on Saskatchewan-Ukraine Relations Advisory Committee to Saskatchewan Government.