Events Archive

Feb
28
Thursday, February 28, 2019
6:30pm
Harriman Atrium, 12th Floor International Affairs Building

Please join us for an evening with Val Vinokur (Chair of Liberal Arts and Director of Literary Translation, The New School) who will introduce and read from his new book, Relative Genitive (Poets & Traitors Press, 2018).

Feb
21
Thursday, February 21, 2019
6:15pm
Harriman Institute Atrium, 12th Floor International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St)
Please join the Njegoš Endowment for Serbian Language and Culture at Columbia University's East Central European Center and the Harriman Institute for a screening of the Serbian film Love Hunter (2014) followed by a discussion with director Branislav Bala.
'Love Hunter' trailer
Feb
20
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
7:00pm
Deutsches Haus (420 West 116th St at Amsterdam Ave)
Please join the Ukrainian Film Club at Columbia University, with the support of the Oleksander Dovzhenko National Film Center in Kyiv, Ukraine, for a screening of In Spring (1929), a film by Soviet filmmaker Mikhail Kaufman. This screening is part of a mini-retrospective of Kaufman's films, which will also feature a screening of An Unprecedented Campaign (1931) on March 13. Dr. Yuri Shevchuk will introduce the film and lead the post-screening discussion. The film will be shown with English subtitles.
Feb
20
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
6:15pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room, 1219 International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St)
Please join us for a panel discussion about the Republic of North Macedonia, featuring Reuf Bajrovic (former Minister of Energy in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina), Dimitar Bechev (nonresident senior fellow with the Atlantic Council’s Eurasia Center), Zhikica Pagovski (partnerships officer at the External Relations Department of the German Marshall Fund, Washington D.C.), Elena Stavrevska (Visiting Research Fellow at the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, Notre Dame University), and moderated by Tanya Domi (SIPA, Harriman Institute).
Feb
19
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
4:10pm
1201 International Affairs Building (420 West 118th St, 12th floor)

Please join the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute, Columbia University for a round table discussion on Envisioning Ukrainian Literature 2019: Versions and Demarcations, Part I.

Feb
19
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
12:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room, 1219 International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St)

Please join us for a talk with Serbian born photographer and architect Slobodan Randjelović about his photobook Lives in Transition: LGBTQ Serbia (The New Press), with a discussion moderated by Professor Tanya Domi (SIPA, Harriman).

Feb
14
Thursday, February 14, 2019
12:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room, 1219 International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St)
Please join the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute, Columbia University for a presentation by Johannes Remy (Visiting Assistant Professor of History), who will speak about his award-winning book Brothers or Enemies: The Ukrainian National Movement and Russia, from the 1840s to the 1870s (University of Toronto Press, 2016).
Feb
13
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room, 1219 International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St)
Please join us for a lecture by Yevgenia Albats (New Times, Moscow) as part of the Women and Resistance in Russia lecture series, convened by Professor Valentina Izmirlieva.
Feb
12
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
6:15pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room, 1219 International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St)

Please join us for a talk with Martin Marinos, postdoctoral research scholar at the Harriman Institute.

Feb
12
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
12:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room, 1219 International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St)

Please join us for a talk with journalist Joanna Lillis about her book Dark Shadows: Inside the Secret World of Kazakhstan (I.B. Tauris, 2018).

Feb
11
Monday, February 11, 2019
2/11: Columbia University; 2/12: State University of New York Global Center

Please join us for a conference organized by the Andrew Gagarin Center for Civil Society and Human Rights of St. Petersburg State University, the Bard College Center for Civic Engagement, and the Harriman Institute at Columbia University.

Feb
11
Monday, February 11, 2019
6:10pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room, 1219 International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St)
Please join us for the 2nd Annual Edward A. Allworth Memorial Lecture, given by Marlene Laruelle (George Washington University). REGISTRATION REQUIRED.
Feb
11
Monday, February 11, 2019
12:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room, 1219 International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St)

Please join the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute, Columbia University for a presentation by Nazar Kozak (National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine).

Feb
8
Friday, February 8, 2019
6:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room, 1219 International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St)

Please join the Harriman Institute, in collaboration with the East Central European Center, the Njegos Endowment for Serbian Language and Culture, and LeitmotivArts, for a conversation with Vladimir Pištalo, author of Sunce Ovog Dana: Pismo Andriću (The Sun of This Day: a letter to Ivo Andrić).

Feb
7
Thursday, February 7, 2019
12:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room, 1219 International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St)
Please join the Harriman Institute and the Institute for the Study of Human Rights for a talk with David Phillips, Director of the Program on Peace-building and Rights at Columbia's Institute for the Study of Human Rights, in conjunction with the release of his book The Great Betrayal: How America Abandoned the Kurds and Lost the Middle East (Bloomsbury Academic, February 2019).
Feb
7
Thursday, February 7, 2019
5:00pm
NYU Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia, 19 University Place, 2nd Floor
Please join the Harriman Institute and the NYU Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia for panel discussion as part of our New York-Russia Public Policy Series. Moderated by Joshua Tucker (NYU Jordan Center), the panel will feature Cody Buntain (NYU SMaPP Lab), Kate Starbird (University of Washington), Patrick Warren (Clemson University), Darren Linvill (Clemson University), and Leon Yin (NYU SMaPP Lab).
Feb
7
Thursday, February 7, 2019
6:15pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room, 1219 International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St)

Please join us for a talk with Milan Antonijevic, Executive Director, Open Society Foundation Serbia.

Feb
6
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Ella Weed Room, 223 Milbank Hall, Barnard College

Please join us for a lecture by Lilya Kaganovsky (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) as part of the Women and Resistance in Russia lecture series, convened by Professor Valentina Izmirlieva.

This event is supported by a grant from the Carnegie Corporation of New York.

“Not text, but texture”
V. Nabokov, Pale Fire

Feb
4
Monday, February 4, 2019
6:00pm
World Room, 3rd Floor Pulitzer Hall (2950 Broadway at 116th St, enter through campus on south side of building)
Please join the Harriman Institute's Program on U.S.-Russia Relations for a talk with Alexander Hug, Former Principal Deputy Chief Monitor of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine.
Feb
1
Friday, February 1, 2019
1:00pm - 4:30pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room, 1219 International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St)

Please join us for a conference held by the Harriman Institute's Program on U.S.-Russia Relations. This event is supported by a grant from the Carnegie Corporation of New York. It is part of our Russian Studies & Policy event series.

Please note: the conference will be video-recorded for later posting on the Harriman Institute website.

Conference Video Part 1
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Conference Video Part 2