Oleksiy Babych

Oleksiy Babych

PhD candidate

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Oleksiy Babych is completing his PhD at the University of Toronto, Department of Spanish and Portuguese. His primary research interest is contemporary Spanish Peninsular novel. Oleksiy is planning to defend his dissertation on Literatures of Economic Crisis of 2008 in Spain. His other research interests include relations between cinema and literature (cinematic impact on artistic texts) and neoruralism in the Literature of Spain. Previously Oleksiy Babych was awarded the Fulbright Scholarship from the US Department of State (2007) and MAE-AECI research scholarship from the government of Spain (2006). Also Oleksiy contributed to the International Research Project “I + D” The Myth of Don Quixote in Eastern Europe funded by the European Union (2008-2012).