Conferences

Dec
7
Thursday, December 7, 2017 to Saturday, December 9, 2017
Columbia University, New York City (See program for specific locations)

Please join the Alliance for Historical Dialogue and Accountability at the Institute for the Study of Human Rights and the Harriman Institute for the annual conference of the Historical Dialogues, Justice and Memory Network. Registration is required. Please click here to register.

Dec
1
Friday, December 1, 2017
607B Pulitzer Hall (6th Floor, Columbia Journalism School)
Please join us for a conference in celebration of the centennial of the Russian Revolution. It will include two panels and a round table entitled “Why Celebrate the Revolution Today?”
Nov
5
Sunday, November 5, 2017 to Monday, November 6, 2017
YIVO Institute for Jewish Research (15 West 16th Street. Located in the Center for Jewish History)

Co-sponsored by the Harriman Institute, the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research, the American Jewish Historical Society, the Center for Jewish History, the Genesis Fund, and the Russian American Foundation.

Click here to view the event page on the YIVO's website, and to purchase tickets.

Two Day Admission: $20
Single Day Admission: $10*
YIVO members: Free (both days)
Students: Free (both days)

Nov
2
Thursday, November 2, 2017 to Saturday, November 4, 2017
Butler Library, Ground Floor, Room 203
Please join the Bakhmeteff Archive, the Columbia University Slavic Department, the University Seminars, and the Harriman Institute for an international conference entitled Two Revolutions and Beyond on November 2-4, 2017.
Oct
27
Friday, October 27, 2017 to Saturday, October 28, 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.
May
4
Thursday, May 4, 2017 to Saturday, May 6, 2017
International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St.)

The Harriman Institute hosts the 22nd Annual ASN World Convention.

REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. Click here to register. 

Apr
28
Friday, April 28, 2017 to Saturday, April 29, 2017
10:30am - 5:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building)
Please join the East Central European Center and the Harriman Institute for a two day conference exploring the cultural, political, and socioeconomic implications of post-socialist urban transformation.
Apr
7
Friday, April 7, 2017
9:30am - 5:30pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building)

Please join us for this international workshop, organized by Gulnar Kendirbai.

Mar
31
Friday, March 31, 2017
9:55am - 5:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building)
Please join us for a conference bringing together young scholars from the Primakov National Research Institute of World Economy and International Relations (IMEMO) and several U.S. Ph.D. students. Sponsored by the Program on U.S.-Russian Relations, Harriman Institute, Columbia University, in partnership with the Primakov National Research Institute of World Economy and International Relations (IMEMO) of the Russian Academy of Sciences, with support from the Carnegie Corporation of New York.
Mar
24
Friday, March 24, 2017
9:30am - 5:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building)
The European Institute's Cultural Initiative and the Harriman Instiute present Professors A. Ross Johnson, Kenneth Osgood, Csaba Békés, Victoria de Grazia, and Greg Tomlin in conversation with the RFE/RL fellows with keynote addresses and papers on propaganda and programming, Central Intelligence Agency involvement with cultural diplomacy, "Truth Dollar" funding, orchestras, books and balloons, race, gender, and religion on Cold War radio. RSVP REQUIRED.