Upcoming Events

Friday, November 9, 2018
4:00pm - 8:00pm
Room 523 Butler Library (535 West 114th Street)

Please join the Harriman Institute and the Bakhmeteff Archive at Columbia's Rare Book & Manuscript Library for reflections on the legacy of Columbia Professor Marc Raeff (d. 2008) by colleagues, students, and family and a celebration of the opening of his archive.

Friday, November 9, 2018
6:00pm - 8:00pm
1201 International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St, 12th floor)

Please join the Harriman Institute and the Njegoš Endowment for Serbian Language and Culture at Columbia University's East Central European Center for a talk with Marija Šajkaš.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Harriman Institute Atrium, 12th Floor International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St)

Please join the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute, Columbia University for a reading with writer Yuri Andrukhovych.

Yuri Andrukhovych will be reading from his latest English-language publication My Final Territory, a collection of philosophical, autobiographical, political, and literary essays. My Final Territory showcases Mr. Andrukhovych’s unique voice and provides insight into the Ukrainian experience of nationality and identity. One of the book’s translators, Mark Andryczyk, will also participate in the event.

Friday, November 16, 2018
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room, 1219 International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St)

Please join us for a talk with Harriman faculty member Keith Gessen (George T. Delacorte Assistant Professor of Magazine Journalism), about his novel A Terrible Country (Viking, July 2018).

Tuesday, November 20, 2018
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building, 420 W 118th St)

Please join us for a talk with Klára Móricz, Joseph E. and Grace W. Valentine Professor at Amherst College.

Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Deutsches Haus (420 West 116th Street)

Please join the Ukrainian Film Club of Columbia University for a screening of the film Falling (2017) as part of the Fall 2018 Olena Yershova Retrospective Film Series at Columbia.

Falling is directed by Maryna Stepanska of Ukraine. The drama is a psychological exploration of two young people deeply traumatized by life and looking for redemption and a new beginning, who find love in the most unlikely of places.

Friday, December 14, 2018
4:30pm - 6:00pm
NYU Center for European & Mediterranean Studies (53 Washington Square South, 3rd floor)
Please join the Harriman Institute and the NYU Center for European and Mediterranean Studies for a meeting of the Gender and Transformation: Women in Europe Workshop with Pavel Vasilyev, Polonsky Academy Fellow, Van Leer Jerusalem Institute.