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Bohdan Medwidsky Ukrainian Folklore Archives

The Bohdan Medwidsky Ukrainian Folklore Archives (BMUFA) is the largest North American repository of Ukrainian and Canadian-Ukrainian folklore materials. It is open to students, scholars, and the general public. It is used by students and researchers for studies related to Ukrainian and Canadian folklore, and as a resource for continuing community outreach projects and publications. 

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The BMUFA is part of the Peter and Doris Kule Centre for Ukrainian and Canadian Folklore (Kule Folklore Centre) at the Faculty of Arts at the University of Alberta.

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The Kule Folklore Centre would like to thank Ukraine Millennium Foundation for their generous support of this project, as well as many individuals who worked hard to make this wonderful collection available online: Nataliya Bezborodova, Steven Brese, Larisa Cheladyn, Maryna Chernyavska, Marichka Duncan, Kateryna Kod, Andriy Nahachewsky, Lynnien Pawluk and Daria Storoshchuk. We are also extremely grateful to Kamal Ranaweera and Melania Ru'Aini of the Arts Resource Centre for their technical support and design of this website.