Events Archive

Apr
30
Monday, April 30, 2018
6:15pm
1201 International Affairs Building (12th Floor, 420 W 118th St)

Please join us for a talk by Heleen Touquet and Thomas Osorio, both of the University of Leuven, Belgium.

Apr
27
Friday, April 27, 2018
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building, 420 W 118th St)
NOTE VENUE CHANGE: EVENT IS IN 1219 INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS BUILDING (420 W 118th Street, 12th floor).

Please join the Black Sea Networks Initiative and the Harriman Institute for a two-day international conference organized by Valentina Izmirlieva, Sophie Pinkham, and Mark Andryczyk.

 

Apr
27
Friday, April 27, 2018
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Harriman Institute Atrium, 12th Floor International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St)
NOTE VENUE CHANGE: Event is at the Harriman Institute (420 West 118th Street, 12th floor).

Please join the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute and the Ukrainian Academy of Arts and Sciences in the U.S. for the inaugural George Shevelov Memorial Lecture in Ukrainian Studies delivered by Valentina Izmirlieva, Professor of Medieval Studies, Department of Slavic Languages, Columbia University.

Apr
25
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
 
HARRIMAN-IMEMO CONFERENCE

This event is supported by a grant from the Carnegie Corporation of New York. It is part of our Russian Studies & Policy event series.

 
Wednesday, April 25
3:00 PM-5:00 PM

Location: New York University Jordan Center, 19 University Place, 2nd Floor

Apr
24
Tuesday, April 24, 2018
7:00pm
Maison Française (Buell Hall)

Please join us for an evening of musical performance complemented by insights from documentary archives as part of Columbia University’s year-long celebration of the 100th anniversary of Sergei Prokofiev’s American debut in New York City.

Apr
24
Tuesday, April 24, 2018
12:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building, 420 W 118th St)

Please join us for a talk with Vladimir Gel'man (European University at St. Petersburg and University of Helsinki).

Apr
23
Monday, April 23, 2018
11:00am - 12:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building, 420 W 118th St)

Please join the Harriman Institute, the East Central European Center, and the Institute for the Study of Human Rights at Columbia University for a talk with Ditmir Bushati, Foreign Minister of the Republic of Albania. David L. Phillips, Director of the Program on Peace-building and Human Rights at Columbia University, will moderate.

 

Apr
23
Monday, April 23, 2018
6:15pm
1201 International Affairs Building (12th Floor, 420 W 118th St)

Please join us for a talk with Minister Edmond Ademi, Minister of Diaspora Affairs, Republic of Macedonia. Metodija A. Koloski, co-founder and President of the United Macedonian Diaspora (UMD) in Washington, D.C. will present opening remarks.

Apr
20
Friday, April 20, 2018
1:00pm
1201 International Affairs Building (12th Floor, 420 W 118th St)

Please join the Harriman Institute and the East Central European Center for a talk organized by the N. Iorga Chair for Romanian Language and Culture Dr. Mona Momescu with Dr.

Apr
20
Friday, April 20, 2018
5:30pm
Bohemian National Hall, 3rd Floor (321 E 73rd Street)

Please join the Harriman Institute, the East Central European Center, and the Czechoslovak Society of Arts and Sciences for a keynote address by Michael Beckerman, musicologist and Carroll and Milton Petrie Professor of Music at New York University. This event is part of the 2018 Czech/Slovak Studies Workshop.

Apr
18
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
6:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building, 420 W 118th St)

Please join the Harriman Institute and the Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs for a talk with Elise Giuliano, Lecturer in the Political Science Department at Columbia University and Director of Graduate Studies of the MA program at The Harriman Institute.

Apr
18
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
12:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building, 420 W 118th St)

Please join us for a talk with Anton Pominov, General Director of Transparency International Russia and Zoë Reiter, Acting Representative to US and Senior Project Leader, Transparency International.

Apr
17
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
12:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building, 420 W 118th St)

Please join us for a talk by Grace Kennan Warnecke, chairman of the board of the National Committee on American Foreign Policy, about her new book Daughter of the Cold War (University of Pittsburgh Press, April 2018).

Apr
13
Friday, April 13, 2018
1:00pm - 5:00pm
203 Butler Library, Columbia University

Please join the Harriman Institute, the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, and the Music Department at Columbia University for a symposium bringing together leading international scholars to discuss emerging trends in Prokofiev scholarship. Special focus will be on research conducted at Columbia’s Serge Prokofiev Archive. The symposium is free and open to the public. RSVP REQUIRED.

Apr
13
Friday, April 13, 2018
9:30am - 6:30pm
Barnard College & Columbia University (see program; multiple locations)
Please join the Black Sea Networks Initiative and the Harriman Institute for a symposium convened by Valentina Izmirlieva (Columbia) with Marijeta Bozovic (Yale), Bradley Gorski (Barnard) and Mitja Velikonja (University of Ljubljana/NYU). Updates on this and other Black Sea Networks events can be accessed at blackseanetworks.org
Apr
12
Thursday, April 12, 2018
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Harriman Institute Atrium, 12th Floor International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St)
Please join us for an opening reception of the exhibit Just in Case | На всякий случай, a series of photo essays by artist Valerie Zimmer that explores the narrative of Russian-speaking Jewish immigrants through objects they brought with them.
Apr
12
Thursday, April 12, 2018
5:00pm - 7:00pm
NYU Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia (19 University Place, 2nd Floor)
Please join the The Harriman Institute and New York University’s Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia for a discussion featuring panelists Henry Hale (George Washington University), Yoshiko Herrera (University of Wisconsin-Madison), Kimberly Marten (Barnard College and Columbia University), and Graeme Robertson (University of North Carolina Chapel Hill).
Apr
11
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
6:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building, 420 W 118th St)

Please join us for a talk with Professor Nina Gurianova (Northwestern University).

Apr
11
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
7:00pm
Deutsches Haus, 420 W 116th Street (cross street Amsterdam Ave)

Please join the Ukrainian Film Club at Columbia University for a screening of the documentary film The Living Fire (2014) by Ostap Kostiuk.

Ukrainian with English subtitles. Professor Yuri Shevchuk will introduce the film and moderate the discussion.

Apr
11
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
12:00pm
Faculty House Ivy Lounge & Coffee Bar, 1st Floor
Please join us for a discussion with the Harriman Institute’s Paul Klebnikov Russian Civil Society Fellow Elena Kostyuchenko, Special Correspondent with Novaya Gazeta. The talk will be moderated by Miriam Elder, World Editor of BuzzFeed News, with opening remarks by Harriman Institute Director Alexander Cooley. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.
Apr
10
Tuesday, April 10, 2018
6:10pm - 8:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building, 420 W 118th St)
Please join the European Institute, the Harriman Institute, and the History Department at Columbia University for a talk with David Robarge, Chief Historian, CIA.
Apr
10
Tuesday, April 10, 2018
12:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building, 420 W 118th St)
Please join the Harriman Institute and the Weatherhead East Asian Institute for a talk with Dr. Anna Kireeva, Associate Professor at the Department of Asian and African Studies and Research Fellow at the Center for Comprehensive Chinese Studies and Regional Projects at Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO University), the MFA of Russia. The talk will be moderated by Professor Elizabeth Wishnick, Senior Research Scholar, Weatherhead East Asian Institute.
Apr
9
Monday, April 9, 2018
6:15pm
1201 International Affairs Building (12th Floor, 420 W 118th St)

Please join the Harriman Institute, the East Central European Center, and the European Institute for a talk with Kristóf Szombati, Istvan Deak Visiting Professor of Political Science at the Harriman Institute. Professor Andrew Arato, Dorothy Hart Hirshon Professor in Political and Social Theory at the New School for Social Research, will serve as discussant.

Apr
9
Monday, April 9, 2018
Harriman Institute Atrium, 12th Floor International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St)
Just in Case | На всякий случай is a series of photo essays by artist Valerie Zimmer that explores the narrative of Russian-speaking Jewish immigrants through objects they brought with them. Exhibit runs April 9 – May 18, 2018. Exhibit hours are Monday–Friday, 9:00AM–5:00PM excluding University Holidays.
Apr
6
Friday, April 6, 2018
4:30pm
1201 International Affairs Building (12th Floor, 420 W 118th St)
Please join us to celebrate the publication of Richard S. Wortman's The Power of Language and Rhetoric in Russian Political History (Bloomsbury, 2018).
Apr
5
Thursday, April 5, 2018
6:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room (1219 International Affairs Building, 420 W 118th St)
Please join us for a book launch and discussion of The Cultural Life of Capitalism in Yugoslavia: (Post)Socialism and Its Other (Palgrave, 2017), with the books editors Dijana Jelača (Brooklyn College) and Maša Kolanović (University of Zagreb) and contributors Ana Hofman (Slovenian Academy of Science and Arts in Ljubljana) and Mitja Velikonja (University of Ljubljana), moderated by Aleksandar Bošković (Columbia University).
Apr
5
Thursday, April 5, 2018
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Ella Weed Room, 223 Milbank Hall, Barnard College

Please join us for a talk with Christina Kiaer (Art History, Northwestern University).

Apr
3
Tuesday, April 3, 2018
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 Professor Lidia Stefanowska (University of Warsaw).

Apr
3
Tuesday, April 3, 2018
6:00pm
Harriman Institute Atrium, 12th Floor International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St)
Please join the Harriman Institute for a screening of the documentary film Art Is a Weapon (2017), followed by a discussion with director Andrea Simon. The event will be introduced and moderated by Martin Marinos, Postdoctoral Research Scholar at the Harriman Institute.
"Art is a Weapon" trailer