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#17 1983

® "ZAPISY" 1983 by the Belarusan Institute of Arts and Sciences in the U.S.

EDITOR'S FOREWORD

Thomas E. Bird.

OPENING REMARKS

Vitaut Kipel

THE BYELORUSSIAN INSTITUTE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

Vitaut TUMASH. The Byelorussian Institute of Arts and Sciences in the United States: Twenty five Years of Its Activities.

Ivonka SURVILLA. The Byelorussian Institute of Arts and Sciences in Canada: The Institute's Programs and Activites.

LITERATURE.

Stanislau STANKIEVICH. The Forbidden Works of Janka Kupala.

Olga ORECHWA. The Poem, Symon Muzuka, by Jakub Kolas.

Anthony ADAMOVICH. Some Problems in the History of Byelorussian Literature.

John SADOUSKI. Skaryna Studies in the West since World War II.

LANGUAGE.

George Y. SHEVELOV. Byelorussian-Ukrainian Contracts as Reflected in the Phonological Development of Ukrainian.

THE FINE ARTS.

Raisa ZHUK-HRYSKIEVICH. The Visual Arts in Byelorussian Communities in the West.

Uladzimier SYMANIEC. Artists from Byelorussia: The Paris School.

Halina RUSAK. Modern Byelorussian Art.

MUSIC.

Dimitri WERESOW. Byelorussian Music Aboard.

ARCHIVAL HOLDINGS.

Patricia K GRIMSTED. Archives and Manuscript Collections in the Belorussian SSR / Belorussian Geographical Names

HISTORY.

Vitaut KIPEL. The Early Byelorussian Presence in America.

Jan ZAPRUDNIK. Documentation of Byelorussia's Political History: 1917-1918.

RELIGION.

Thomas E. BIRD. Orthodoxy in Byelorussia: 1917- 1980.

EDUCATION.

Valentina PASHKIEVICH. The Teaching of the Byelorussian Lenguage in an English-Speaking Millieu.

Vasil MELIANOVICH. Byelorussian Studies in the Secondary Skhools and Community Colleges of Merylend.

THE PRESS.

Uladzimier BRYLEUSKI. Attitudes in the Polish Press towards Byelorussians.

REVIEWS.

CHRONICLE.

The Third Byelorussian Festival in the United States.

Scholary and Artistic Events of 1979.

SUMMARIES OF ARTICLES IN BYELORUSSIAN.