Upcoming Events

Sep
12
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 to Friday, October 13, 2017
Harriman Institute Atrium, 12th floor International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St)
An exhibition of photographs from the personal archive of Turkmen artist Durdy Bayramov. Exhibit hours are Monday–Friday, 9:00AM – 5:00pm.
Sep
12
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
6:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building)
Please join us for a reception to celebrate the opening of our new exhibit, Through the Eyes of Durdy Bayramov: Turkmen Village Life, 1960–80s.
Sep
26
Tuesday, September 26, 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 Mariana Budjeryn (Research Fellow, Harvard Kennedy School Belfer Center).
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.

In this talk, Dr. Kleiman will bring insight to the contemporary Russian Theatre in the context of Western theatre tradition, and explore the following questions: What are the origins of Russian Theatre art? What are modern theatre trends? How are forms and ideas of the theatre in Russia connected to its social and political life?

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
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).
Nov
30
Thursday, November 30, 2017
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
TBA
Please join the Harriman Institute and New York University's Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia for a panel discussion with Daniel Drezner, Professor of International Politics, The Fletcher School, Tufts University, about his new book, The Ideas Industry: How Pessimists, Partisans, and Plutocrats are Transforming the Marketplace of Ideas. Discussant: Alexandra Vacroux. Chairs: Alexander Cooley and Joshua Tucker.
Jan
24
Wednesday, January 24, 2018
7:30pm
Peter Jay Sharp Theatre at Symphony Space (2537 Broadway at 95th Street)
Rainn Wilson (The Office) leads a troupe of actors from stage and screen in performing a night of Chekhov's tragically comedic tales. Laura Strausfeld, Chekhov superfan and curator of New York's annual celebration of the author's birthday, joins with Selected Shorts at Symphony Space to curate an evening of Chekhov's great works and raise a glass in honor of his 158th birthday.