NDI Poll: What are Kosovo’s Citizens’ Big Concerns at Home and Abroad?


Please join us for a panel discussion moderated by Professor Tanya Domi, with Robert Benjamin, Brooklyn Richards, and Elizabeth Saam of the National Democratic Institute for International Affairs (NDI) presenting on a 2021 poll of Kosovo citizens. They will be joined in discussion by analyst Agon Maliqi.

Book Talk. Contemporary Ukrainian and Baltic Art: Political and Social Perspectives


Please join the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute for a presentation of the book Contemporary Ukrainian Art and Baltic Art: Political and Social Perspectives (ibidem Press, 2021). The event will feature presentations by the volume’s editor Svitlana Biedarieva and contributors Ieva AstahovskaOlena Martynyuk, and Margaret Tali with moderator Mark Andryczyk.

Memory Politics in Contemporary Russia


In the wake of the government closure of Memorial, a Russian research and human rights organization that documents the history of Soviet state terror, Masha Gessen will discuss Russian memory politics with Marianne Hirsch and Andreas Huyssen. Open discussion to follow. This event is part of Columbia's Cultural Memory Seminar.

Legacies: Harriman Institute Directors from the Cold War to the Present

Harriman Institute Atrium 12th floor International Affairs Building, 420 W 118th St, New York

In commemoration of its 75th anniversary, the Harriman Institute is mounting an exhibit of photographs, newspaper and journal clippings, pages from books, and artifacts to celebrate the Institute’s fifteen directors.

Film Screening & Discussion. Aleph (2021)


Please join the East Central European Center at the Harriman Institute for a virtual screening of the 2021 film Aleph and a discussion with filmmaker Iva Radivojević. Moderated by Aleksandar Bošković and Christopher Caes, ECEC co-directors.