Events Archive

Oct
30
Friday, October 30, 2020
6:00pm EDT
Zoom webinar & YouTube Live
This event will be held virtually as a Zoom webinar (register here) and streamed via YouTube Live. Please join us for a panel discussion about the work of Russian Formalist Yuri Tynianov, featuring speakers Boris Gasparov (Professor Emeritus, Columbia University), Daria Khitrova (Harvard University), Ainsley Morse (Dartmouth College), Sergei Oushakine (Princeton University), Ilya Vinitsky (Princeton University), and moderated by Mark Lipovetsky (Columbia University). This event is part of our Contemporary Culture Series.
Oct
29
Thursday, October 29, 2020
12:00pm EDT
Zoom webinar & YouTube Live
This event will be held virtually as a Zoom webinar (register here) and streamed via YouTube Live. Please join the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute for a presentation by Myroslav Shkandrij of his book Avant-Garde Art in Ukraine, 1910-1930: Contested Memory (Academic Studies Press, 2019). Moderated by Mark Andryczyk (Harriman Institute).
Oct
28
Wednesday, October 28, 2020
12:00pm EDT
Zoom webinar & YouTube Live
This event was held virtually as a Zoom webinar and streamed via YouTube Live. Please join us for a the inaugural event of the "Russia's Worlds" lecture series. Peter Holquist (Ronald S. Lauder Endowed Term Associate Professor of History, University of Pennsylvania) will discuss his forthcoming book project "'By Right of War': The Discipline and Practice of International Law of War in Imperial Russia, 1868-1917" alongside Will Smiley (Assistant Professor of the Humanities, University of New Hampshire), who will present his work on "Slaves, Prisoners, and International Law between the Ottoman and Russian Empires, 1739-1878." The two presentations will be followed by a roundtable discussion and a brief Q&A.
Oct
23
Friday, October 23, 2020
7:00pm EDT
Zoom webinar & YouTube Live
This event will be held virtually as a Zoom webinar (register here) and streamed via YouTube Live. Please join the Harriman Institute and the Russian Film Club at Columbia University for a discussion with Lilya KaganovskyPolina Barskova, and Tony Anemone about the 2019 film Beanpole. This event is part of our Contemporary Culture Series.
Event Live Stream. October 23, 7:00pm EDT.
Oct
22
Thursday, October 22, 2020
12:00pm EDT
Zoom webinar & YouTube Live
This event will be held virtually as a Zoom webinar (register here) and streamed via YouTube Live. Please join the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute, Columbia University for a presentation by Leah Batstone (Hunter College, CUNY). Moderated by Mark Andryczyk.
Oct
21
Wednesday, October 21, 2020
7:00pm EDT
Zoom webinar & YouTube Live
Registration for this event included access to stream the film in advance of the discussion. Please join the Ukrainian Film Club of Columbia University and the Harriman Institute for an online screening and discussion of The Long Breakup (2020), directed by Katya Soldak. The discussion with the director of the film will be moderated by Yuri Shevchuk.
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Oct
19
Monday, October 19, 2020
12:00pm EDT
Zoom webinar & YouTube Live
This event will be held virtually as a Zoom webinar (register here) and streamed via YouTube Live. Join us for a meeting of the New York-Russia Public Policy Forum, co-hosted by the Harriman Institute at Columbia University and the New York University Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia. A distinguished group of policymakers and analysts debate the current state of US-Russia relations and offer their recommendations for dealing with the Russian government.
Event Live Stream. October 19, 2020, 12:00pm EDT.
Oct
16
Friday, October 16, 2020
Zoom webinar & YouTube Live
This event has been rescheduled for December 4, 2020, at 12:00pm EST.
Oct
15
Thursday, October 15, 2020
12:00pm EDT
Zoom webinar & YouTube Live
This event will be held virtually as a Zoom webinar (register here) and streamed via YouTube Live. Please join the Program on U.S.-Russia Relations at the Harriman Institute for a discussion with Andrejs Berdņikovs, editor at the European Journalism Observatory and Technology Scout at the Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA).
LIVE STREAM: Sexism, Homophobia, and Anti-Western Narratives on Russian Social Media: The Case of Sorok Sorokov on VK.
Oct
15
Thursday, October 15, 2020
7:00pm EDT
Zoom webinar & YouTube Live
This event was held virtually as a Zoom webinar and streamed via YouTube Live. Please join the East Central European Center at the Harriman Institute, the Institute for the Study of Human Rights, and the Czechoslovak Society of Arts and Sciences (SVU), New York Chapter with the support of the Bohemian Benevolent and Literary Association (BBLA) for an event with Mary Stegmaier (University of Missouri).
Event Video
Oct
14
Wednesday, October 14, 2020
12:00pm EDT
Zoom webinar & YouTube Live
This event was held virtually as a Zoom webinar and streamed via YouTube Live. Please join the Harriman Institute and the Columbia Journalism School for a discussion with award-winning journalist Ann Cooper in conversation with Galina Timchenko, CEO of Meduza, moderated by Alexander Cooley, director, Harriman Institute.
Event Video
Oct
13
Tuesday, October 13, 2020
4:00pm EDT
Zoom webinar & YouTube Live
The East Central European Center at the Harriman Institute presents its 2020-2021 film series: Contemporary Society and Its Discontents, a series of screenings and discussions of films from the past five years that comment on various aspects of contemporary life in East Central Europe. The first event of the series concerns the Czech film Vlastníci (The Owners, 2019). Join us for a discussion with screenwriter and director Jiří Havelka and producer Marek Jeníček, moderated by Christopher W. Harwood (co-director, East Central European Center).
Oct
12
Monday, October 12, 2020
12:00pm EDT
Zoom webinar & YouTube Live
This event will be held virtually as a Zoom webinar (register here) and streamed via YouTube Live. Please join us for a discussion with Svetlana Borodina, postdoctoral research scholar at the Harriman Institute. Moderated by Alexander Cooley, director of the Harriman Institute.
Oct
8
Thursday, October 8, 2020
12:00pm EDT
Zoom webinar & YouTube Live
This event will be held virtually as a Zoom webinar (register here) and streamed via YouTube Live. Please join the Harriman Institute for a discussion about the 2020 parliamentary election in Georgia, featuring panelists Michael Hikari CecireAnna Dolidze, Laura Linderman, and Alex Scrivener. Moderated by Lincoln Mitchell.
Oct
2
Friday, October 2, 2020
3:00pm EDT
Zoom webinar & YouTube Live
This event will be held virtually as a Zoom webinar (register here) and streamed via YouTube Live. The Harriman Institute's Contemporary Culture Series presents a conversation with Maksim Hanukai (University of Wisconsin-Madison) and Susanna Weygandt (Sewanne: The University of the South), editors of the volume New Russian Drama: An Anthology (Columbia University Press, 2019) with translator Ania Aizman (University of Michigan), as well as Julie Curtis (University of Oxford), editor of New Drama in Russian: Performance, Politics and Protest in Russia, Ukraine and Belarus and Molly Flynn (Birkbeck, University of London), author of Witness onstage: Documentary theatre in twenty-first-century Russia. Moderated by Professor Mark Lipovetsky (Columbia University).
YouTube Live stream. October 2, 2020 at 3:00PM EDT.