Events Archive

Feb
28
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
2:10pm - 4:00pm
1201 International Affairs Building (12th Floor, 420 W 118th St)
Please join the European Institute, the Harriman Institute, and the History Department at Columbia University for a talk with A. Ross Johnson, History and Public Policy Fellow, Woodrow Wilson Center and Former Director, Radio Free Europe.
Feb
28
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
12:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building, 420 W 118th St)

Please join the Harriman Institute and the East Central European Center for a talk with Natalia Aleksiun, Associate Professor of Modern Jewish History at Touro College, Graudate School of Jewish Studies.

Feb
27
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
4:00pm
1512 International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St, 15th floor)
NOTE ROOM CHANGE: Event is now in 1512 International Affairs Building. Please join the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute, Columbia University for a presentation by Marci Shore of her book The Ukrainian Night: An Intimate History of Revolution (Yale University Press, 2017).
Feb
22
Thursday, February 22, 2018
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Harriman Atrium, 12th Floor International Affairs Building
Please join us for a talk with contemporary Russian writer Linor Goralik about her collected volume Found Life (Columbia University Press). She will be joined in conversation by co-editor of the volume Maya Vinokour, Faculty Fellow, Department of Russian & Slavic Studies, NYU.
Feb
21
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
12:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room, 1219 International Affairs Building, 420 W. 118 St., New York, NY 10027

Please join the Harriman Institute and the Institute for the Study of Human Rights (ISHR) for a talk with Ambassador James W. Pardew about his new book, Peacemakers: American Leadership and the End of Genocide in the Balkans (University Press of Kentucky, 2018).

Feb
20
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
12:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building, 420 W 118th St)

Please join the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute, Columbia University for a book presentation by Mark Andryczykcompiler and editor of the book The White Chalk of Days: The Contemporary Ukrainian Literature Series Anthology (Academic Studies Press, 2017).

Feb
20
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
7:00pm - 9:30pm
1201 International Affairs Building (12th Floor, 420 W 118th St)
Please join the Ukrainian Film Club at Columbia University for the U.S. premier of the documentary film The War of Chimeras (2017), followed by a discussion led by Professor Yuri Shevchuk with director Anastasiya Starozhytska, who will be participating via videoconference.
Feb
20
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
12:15pm - 2:00pm
1302 International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St, 13th floor)
Please join the Arnold A. Saltzman Institute of War and Peace Studies and the Harriman Institute for a talk with Jonathan Haslam (Princeton University), moderated by Robert Jervis (Columbia University).
Feb
19
Monday, February 19, 2018
6:15pm
1201 International Affairs Building (12th Floor, 420 W 118th St)
Please join the Harriman Institute and the Bosnian-Herzegovinian Film Festival (BHFF) for a screening of the film Children of Peace followed by a discussion with director Emir Kapetanovic and producer Zana Marjanovic. Author and film scholar Dijana Jelača will serve as discussant.
Feb
16
Friday, February 16, 2018
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd floor Barnard Hall
Please join us for a conference on criminal governance in comparative perspective.
Feb
15
Thursday, February 15, 2018
12:15pm - 1:30pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building, 420 W 118th St)

Please join us for a talk with Professor Craig Spencer, Medicine and Population and Family Health at Columbia Medical Center.

Feb
13
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building, 420 W 118th St)

Please join Harriman Institute and the Technology, Media and Communications (TMaC) specialization at Columbia's School of International and Public Affairs for a talk with Thomas Kent, President of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty.

Feb
13
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Harriman Atrium, 12th Floor International Affairs Building
Rome-based Russian-language poet and prose writer Alexandra Petrova discusses her recent novel, Appendix, which explores the ins and outs of migration / immigration / emigre existence against the background of the Eternal City — her adopted home and that of millions of immigrants stretching from yesterday’s Libyan refugees to luminaries of the ancient world.
Feb
10
Saturday, February 10, 2018
9:50am - 5:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building, 420 W 118th St)

Please join the Njegoš Endowment for Serbian Language and Culture and the Harriman Institute for a symposium on Yugoslav experimental film.

Feb
8
Thursday, February 8, 2018
12:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building)

Please join us for a talk with Jordan Gans-Morse about his book Property Rights in Post-Soviet Russia: Violence, Corruption, and the Demand for Law (Cambridge University Press, 2017).

Feb
8
Thursday, February 8, 2018
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Rennert Hall, Kraft Center (606 West 115th Street, lower level)
Please join the Harriman Institute and the New York University Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia for a conversation with 2018 Russian presidential candidate Ksenia Sobchak, moderated by Professor Timothy Frye (Marshall D. Shulman Professor of Post-Soviet Foreign Policy). SOLD OUT.
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Feb
8
Thursday, February 8, 2018
6:00pm
612 Schermerhorn Hall
Please join us for a talk with Pavle Levi (Stanford University) about his book Jolted Images: Unbound Analytic (Amsterdam University Press, 2017). The event, sponsored by the Njegos Endowment for Serbian Language and Culture at Columbia University and the Harriman Institute, will be moderated by Aleksandar Bošković and will feature a response by Noam Elcott.
Feb
7
Wednesday, February 7, 2018
12:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building, 420 W 118th St)

Please join us for a talk with Alexis M. Lerner, PhD candidate at the University of Toronto and Visiting Scholar at the Harriman Institute. Keith Gessen, Assistant Professor, Columbia Journalism School will chair.

Feb
6
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
12:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room, 1219 International Affairs Building, 420 W. 118 St., New York, NY 10027
Please join the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute, Columbia University for a presentation by Maria Rewakowicz of her book Ukraine's Quest for Identity: Embracing Cultural Hybridity in Literary Imagination, 1991–2011 (Lexington Books, 2017).
Feb
2
Friday, February 2, 2018
9:00am - 5:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building, 420 W 118th St)

Please join us for a one-day conference organized by Professor Tanya Domi (Harriman Institute), featuring keynote speaker Professor Florian Bieber (University of Graz; Director, Centre for Southeast European Studies).

Feb
1
Thursday, February 1, 2018
6:00pm
1219 International Affairs Building (12th Floor, 420 W 118th St)

Please join the Harriman Institute and the the SIPA Eurasia student group for a roundtable discussion about the formation of Eurasian and national identities in the former Soviet republics, and the challenges these groups face in their communities. 

Feb
1
Thursday, February 1, 2018
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Faculty Room, 207 Low Library (Columbia University)
Please join the Harriman Institute, New York University's Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia, and the Columbia Journalism School for a panel discussion regarding the relationship between global sporting events and their world governing bodies and local political agendas. The panel features Jane Buchanan (Human Rights Watch), Natalie Koch (Syracuse University), Gabriele Marcotti (ESPN, The Times), and will be moderated by Alexander Cooley (Harriman Institute, Columbia University).
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