Upcoming Events

Nov
13
Monday, November 13, 2017 to Thursday, January 11, 2018
Harriman Institute Atrium, 12th floor International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St)

Exhibit runs from November 13, 2017 – January 11, 2018. Exhibit hours are Monday–Friday, 9:00AM – 5:00PM excluding university holidays.

Please join us at 6:00pm on Tuesday, November 14 for an opening reception.

This exhibit is co-sponsored by the Russian American Cultural Center and curated by Regina Khidekel.

Dec
12
Tuesday, December 12, 2017
9:00am - 5:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room, 1219 International Affairs Building, 420 W. 118 St., New York, NY 10027

Please join the European Institute, the Harriman Institute, and the Columbia Department of History for a student conference, part of Professor Victoria Phillip's course "Women as Cold War Weapons." Registration is required. Click here to RSVP.

Featuring Volker Berghahn (Keynote Speaker), François Carrel, Carla Michelle Coley, Thai Jones, Line Lillevik, and Victoria Phillips.

Dec
14
Thursday, December 14, 2017
5:00pm
404 International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St, Ground Floor)
Please join the Harriman Institute and EurasiaNet.org for a panel discussion about radicalization and the Uzbek diaspora, featuring speakers Navbahor Imamova (Voice of America), Edward Lemon (Harriman Institute), Peter Leonard (EurasiaNet), and Erica Marat. Moderated by Alexander Cooley (Harriman Institute).
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.
Jan
24
Wednesday, January 24, 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 East Central European Center for a talk with Miriam Schulz (Department of Yiddish Studies, Columbia University) about her German-language book Before The Bow That Was Drawn: The Vilnius Komitet and its documentation of the destruction of Polish Jewry, 1939–1940/4 (Metropol, 2016).
Jan
30
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
12:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building)
Please join us for a talk with Richard Nephew (Center on Global Energy Policy, Columbia SIPA) about his new book, The Art of Sanctions: A View from the Field (Columbia University Press, 2017).
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
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
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 us 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).