Events Archive

Oct
30
Monday, October 30, 2017
12:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building)

Please join us for a panel discussion featuring Xenia VytulevaSimon Mraz, Srdjan Jovanovic Weiss, and Evangelos Kotsioris.

Oct
27
Friday, October 27, 2017
1219 IAB -and- Second Floor Common Room, Heyman Center for the Humanities
Please join us for a two-day conference co-sponsored by the Harriman Institute, Institute for the Study of Human Rights, the Society of Fellows and Heyman Center for the Humanities, Center for Israel and Jewish Studies, and Columbia University Seminar on History, Redress and Reconciliation.
Oct
26
Thursday, October 26, 2017
5:00pm
1512 International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St, 15th floor)
Please join the Harriman Institute, the European Institute, and the Technology, Media and Communications (TMaC) specialization at Columbia SIPA for talk with Silvio Gonzato, Director for Strategic Communications, Parliamentary and Legal Affairs at the European External Action Service.
Oct
26
Thursday, October 26, 2017
7:00pm
Deutsches Haus (420 W 116th St)

Please join the Ukrainian Film Club for a screening of the 1928 film Arsenal, directed by Oleksander Dovzhenko. This screening is part of a series dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the Ukrainian National Revolution. Professor Yuri Shevchuk will introduce the film and lead the post-screening discussion.

This is a silent film with English subtitles.

Oct
26
Thursday, October 26, 2017
6:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building)
Please join the Harriman Institute and the Columbia University Institute for the Study of Human Rights for a discussion with artist Vladimir Miladinovic and Srdjan Hercigonja (Columbia University, Alliance for Historical Dialogue and Accountability Fellow, Institute for the Study of Human Rights) who are both members of the art/theory working group on memorial production strategies "Four Faces of Omarska". Discussant: Aida Šehović, artist and creator of Što Te Nema?. Moderator: Tanya Domi (SIPA/Harriman Institute).
Oct
24
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
12:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building)
Please join the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute, Columbia University for a presentation by Anne Applebaum of her book Red Famine: Stalin's War on Ukraine (Penguin Random House, October 2017). Chair: Ann Cooper (CBS Professor of Professional Practice in International Journalism; International Director; Columbia School of Journalism). Seating is limited and is available on a first come, first seated basis.
Oct
23
Monday, October 23, 2017
4:00pm-6:00pm
NYU Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia (19 University Place, 2nd Floor)
Please join the Harriman Institute and the NYU Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia for the next installment of our New York Russia Public Policy Series. Jordan Center Director Joshua A. Tucker will host a panel featuring Seva Gunitsky of the University of Toronto, Julia Ioffe of The Atlantic magazine, and investigative journalist Andrei Soldatov as we try to sort out the causes and consequences of these events.
Russia and the 2016 U.S. Election event video
Oct
23
Monday, October 23, 2017
4:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building)

Please join us for a talk with Dan Baer, former U.S. Ambassador and current Diplomat in Residence at the University of Denver's Josef Korbel School of International Affairs.

Oct
22
Sunday, October 22, 2017
2:30pm
American Museum of Natural History (Enter on 77th St)

Please join the Harriman Institute and the New York University Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia as we co-present the US premier of the film Siberian Love (2016) at the Margaret Mead Film Festival. Director Olga Delane will be in attendance. For more detailed information and directions, please visit the event page on the AMNH website. To receive a discount when booking tickets, use code MEADPARTNER10.

Run time: 82 Minutes

2017 Mead Film "Siberian Love" Trailer
Oct
21
Saturday, October 21, 2017
4:00pm
Auditorium Hall at DCTV (87 Lafayette Street, Manhattan)
Please join us for a round table organized by The New Review/Novyi Zhurnal in co-partnership with the Harriman Institute. This event will be held at DCTV (Downtown Community Television Center) as part of a program dedicated to the 75th anniversary of The New Review, the oldest Russian-language intellectual magazine in the US. The event will be conducted in English.
Oct
20
Friday, October 20, 2017
6:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building)
Please join the Njegos Endowment for Serbian Language and Culture at Columbia University’s East Central European Center and the Harriman Institute for a presentation by art historians Daša Pahor and Alex Johnson, proprietors of Antiquariat Daša Pahor in Munich, a boutique dealer of unusual printing, underground publications, rare broadsides, and separately issued maps and manuscripts.
Oct
19
Thursday, October 19, 2017
5:00pm
1501 International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St, 15th floor)
Please join the Harriman Institute and New York University's Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia for a panel discussion with Barnett Rubin (New York University), Ekaterina Stepanova (IMEMO) and Dipali Mukhopadyay (Columbia-SIPA). Chairs: Alexander Cooley, Joshua Tucker.
Event Video
Oct
19
Thursday, October 19, 2017
12:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building)
Please join the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute, Columbia University for a presentation by Olena Nikolayenko (Fordham University) of her book Youth Movements and Elections in Eastern Europe (Cambridge University Press, 2017).
Oct
18
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
12:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building)
Please join the Harriman Institute and the Technology, Media and Communications (TMaC) specialization at Columbia's School of International and Public Affairs for a talk with investigative journalists Irina Borogan and Andrei Soldatov.
Oct
18
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
6:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building)
Please join us for a panel discussion with Serhiy Kudelia (Baylor University), Constantine Pleshakov (Amherst College), and Gerard Toal (Virginia Tech). Tarik Cyril Amar (Columbia/Harriman) will moderate.
Event Video
Oct
17
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
12:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building)
Please join us for a talk with Mark Seddon, Lecturer in International Affairs at Columbia University, former Speechwriter to UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon and UN Correspondent for Al Jazeera English TV.
Oct
16
Monday, October 16, 2017
12:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building)

Please join us for a talk with Doug Rogers, Associate Professor of Anthropology at Yale University, about his book The Depths of Russia: Oil, Power, and Culture after Socialism (Cornell University Press, 2015).

Oct
12
Thursday, October 12, 2017
12:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building)

Please join the East Central European Center and the Harriman Institute for a talk with Wojciech Michnik, Assistant Professor at American University in the Emirates.

Oct
12
Thursday, October 12, 2017
5:00pm - 8:00pm
Lecture Hall, 3rd Floor of Pulitzer Hall, Columbia Graduate School of Journalism
Please join us for a panel discussion about the results of the September 24th general election in Germany and their impact both on German politics and on Germany’s foreign policy. This is event is presented by the Bertelsmann Foundation and the European Institute at Columbia University, and co-sponsored by The Harriman Institute, Deutsches Haus, and the Technology, Media, and Communications Specialization at the School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University. Registration is required.
Oct
11
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
6:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building)
Please join the Harriman Institute and the Institute for the Study of Human Rights (ISHR) at Columbia for a talk with Olena Semenova, co-chair of the Ukrainian LGBT organization LIGA. Professor Tanya Domi (SIPA/Harriman) will moderate.
Oct
9
Monday, October 9, 2017
12:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building)
Please join us for a talk musician, producer, dramatist and journalist Nikita Makarenko. His visit is supported by a grant from CEC ArtsLink as part of ArtsLink Residencies program.
Oct
9
Monday, October 9, 2017
7:00pm
Harriman Institute Atrium, 12th floor International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St)
Please join the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute, Columbia University and the Kennan Institute at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, cosponsors of the Contemporary Ukrainian Literature Series, for a talk with author Andriy Lyubka.
Oct
6
Friday, October 6, 2017
3:00pm
Second Floor Common Room, Heyman Center for the Humanities
Please join us for a symposium co-sponsored by the Harriman Institute, Black Sea Networks Initiative, Columbia University Presidential Global Innovation Fund, and the Society of Fellows and Heyman Center for the Humanities.
Oct
5
Thursday, October 5, 2017
6:00pm
Harriman Institute Atrium, 12th floor International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St)
Please join us for a screening of the documentary film I Came to Testify, followed by a discussion with filmmaker and media executive Pamela Hogan, filmmaker Kirsten Johnson, Chief of Cabinet and Spokesperson for the High-Representative for the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) Nihal Saad, and film producer and President of the Post-Conflict Research Center Velma Šarić. The discussion will be moderated by Tanya Domi (SIPA/Harriman Institute).
Oct
5
Thursday, October 5, 2017
12:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building)
Please join the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute, Columbia University for a presentation by Mykola Riabchuk (President, Ukrainian PEN Centre).
Oct
4
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
12:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building)
Please join us for a talk with David L. Phillips, Director, Program on Peace-building and Human Rights, Institute for the Study of Human Rights, Columbia University.
Oct
2
Monday, October 2, 2017
12:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building)
Please join us for a talk with Yulia Kleiman, Senior Lecturer at the Russian State Institute of Performing Arts and Chief Editor of the cultural journal Petersburg Theatergoer.