Events Archive

Dec
9
Friday, December 9, 2016
6:30pm - 8:00pm
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 lecture by Dr. Dijana Jelača, Fordham University.

Dec
9
Friday, December 9, 2016
10:00am-4:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building)
Please join the European Institute, the East Central European Center, and the Harriman Institute for a conference entitled "Cold War Diplomacy: Cultural Battles."
Dec
8
Thursday, December 8, 2016
6:00pm
Harriman Institute Atrium (12th Floor IAB, 420 West 118th St.)

Please join the Harriman Institute and the East Central European Center for a screening of the Hungarian film Son of Saul (Hungarian Saul fia), followed by a Q&A with lead actor Géza Röhrig. Professor Ivan Sanders will introduce the film.

Running time: 107 minutes

Synopsis:

Dec
7
Wednesday, December 7, 2016
6:15pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building)
Please join us for a talk with Aina Begim, postdoctoral fellow at the University Center for International Studies at the University of Pittsburgh.
 
Aina Begim is a postdoctoral fellow at the University Center for International Studies at the University of Pittsburgh. Aina is a sociocultural anthropologist with research and teaching interests in economic and political anthropology, natural resources, finance, entrepreneurship, gender, Soviet and post-Soviet Eurasia.
Dec
7
Wednesday, December 7, 2016
5:30pm - 7:30pm
1201 International Affairs Building (420 West 118th St)

Please join the Harriman Instiute and the East Central European Center for a celebration of Romania’s national holiday and a screening of the documentary film The Realm Between Waters.

The Realm Between Waters premiered in New York on December 1, 2016, courtesy of the Romanian news agency AGERPRES. This documentary depicts the lives of Lipovan Russians who live between the Black Sea and the Danube in the Danube Delta. It is about union, cultural preservation, unique architecture, and natural landscapes.

Dec
6
Tuesday, December 6, 2016
7:00pm
Harriman Institute Atrium (12th Floor IAB, 420 West 118th St.)

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.

Dec
5
Monday, December 5, 2016
12:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building)

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 Hajj: Empire and the Pilgrimage to Mecca (Cornell, 2015).

This event is part of our Harriman at 70 Lecture Series.

Dec
5
Monday, December 5, 2016
7:30 pm
602 Hamilton Hall
Please join the Ukrainian Film Club at Columbia University, and the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute, for a screening of Ukrainian Sheriffs, Ukraine’s entry for the 2017 Oscars, and a discussion with the film director Roman Bondarchuk. Co-sponsored by the Ukrainian Museum.
Dec
5
Monday, December 5, 2016
7:00pm
Julius S. Held Auditorium, 304 Barnard Hall

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 Barnard.