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The Woman Today (Žena danas, 1936-1940) and Popular Front Strategy


Please join the Njegoš Endowment for Serbian Language and Culture and the East Central European Center at the Harriman Institute for a discussion on The Woman Today with Stanislava Barać. Moderated by Aleksandar Bošković, Lecturer in Bosnian, Croatian and Serbian.

Alexander Genis as a Cultural Institution

Hybrid Event (see Location Note)

Please join the Harriman Institute for a celebration of Alexander Genis, a cultural institution not only for New York but for the entire Russophone community of readers. Moderated by Mark Lipovetsky.

The Poetry of Exile and Return. A Reading by Anna Frajlich

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

Please join the Harriman Institute to celebrate the publication of the first two volumes of Anna Frajlich’s Wiersze zebrane (Collected Verse), published in 2022 by Forma Publishers (Szczecin, Poland).

Film Screening & Discussion. Youth

Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room, 1219 International Affairs Building 420 W 118th Street, 12th floor, New York

Please join us for the screening of Youth (2022) and a Zoom Q&A discussion with the film director Dmitrii Davydov. Youth is the second movie of the Spring 2023 Harriman Film Series Peripheral Vision, which explores the anti-imperial gaze in contemporary Russian cinema.

The Pysanka: Coming Full Circle

Hybrid Event (see Location Note)

Please join the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute for a presentation by Ukrainian poet Sofika Zielyk entitled The Pysanka: Coming Full Circle