The Harriman Institute at Columbia University is one of the world's leading academic institutions devoted to Russian, Eurasian and East European studies. Our mission is to serve our community at the university and beyond by supporting research, instruction, and dialogue, sponsoring vibrant and multidisciplinary events that bring together our extraordinary resources of faculty, students, and alumni. We are committed to training the next generation of regional specialists to play leadership roles in setting the academic and scholarly agenda, making policy and challenging accepted truths about how we study our rapidly changing world.
Dr. Ewa Kołodziejczyk (Harriman Visiting Scholar, Spring 2013) has been awarded the Professor Tadeusz Kotarbinski Prize for her book Amerykańskie powojnie Czesława Miłosza [The American Postwar Years of Czesław Miłosz].
This show features an abridged collection of the photography of Mark Serman, with works spanning from his birthplace of Leningrad, U.S.S.R. to New York City, where he settled after his forced emigration in 1977.
Please join us for a talk with Eileen Kane, Associate Professor of History and Director of the Program in Global Islamic Studies at Connecticut College, about her book, Russian
Please join the Barnard College Department of Dance and the Harriman Institute for a panel discussion in tribute to Lynn Garafola on the occasion of her retirement from teaching at
Please join the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute, Columbia University, for a screening of The House on Seven Winds: Vasyl Makhno’s Portrait.