Book Talk. Klimat: Russia in the Age of Climate Change by Thane Gustafson


Please join the Harriman Institute for a presentation by Thane Gustafson of his book Klimat: Russia in the Age of Climate Change (Harvard University Press, 2021) and winner of the 2021 Marshall D. Shulman Book Prize for his book The Bridge: Natural Gas in a Redivided Europe (HUP, 2020). Moderated by Kimberly Marten (Harriman Institute).

Narrating Srebrenica: Conducting Oral Histories with Genocide Survivors


Please join us for a virtual event organized by the Kupferberg Holocaust Center at Queensborough Community College, CUNY featuring Hasan Hasanović (Srebrenica Genocide Memorial) and Ann Petrila (University of Denver), authors of Voices from Srebrenica: Survivor Narratives of the Bosnian Genocide, joined by historian Selma Leydesdorff(University of Amsterdam) and moderator Laura B. Cohen, (Kupferberg Holocaust Center).

Book Talk. #WomenofBiH with Amila Hrustić Batovanja and Masha Durkalić


Please join the Harriman Institute for a book talk with Amila Hrustić Batovanja and Masha Durkalić, two co-authors of the illustrated collection #WomenofBiH, now newly available in English. Dijana Jelača (Brooklyn College)will participate as a discussant with Tanya Domi (Harriman Institute) as moderator.

Film Screening & Discussion. Angels of Revolution

501 Schermerhorn Hall

The Russian Film Club presents a screening of Angels of Revolution (2014, dir. Aleksei Fedorchenko), followed by a discussion with Mark Lipovetsky (Slavic Department) and Daria Ezerova (Harriman Institute). This event is part of our Contemporary Culture Series.

Residential Institutions for Disabled People in Russia: Two Models of Care


Please join us for an event in our Work of Care in Russia speaker series, a talk with Anna Klepikova, Associate Professor in the Department of Anthropology at the European University at St. Petersburg, and author of I Must Be A Fool (European University Press, 2018). Moderated by Svetlana Borodina (Harriman Institute).

Memory Battles and Ukrainian Contemporary Art

Hybrid Event (see Location Note)

The Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute presents a talk by contemporary art researcher, critic, and journalist Kateryna Iakovlenko, joined by discussant Olena Martynyuk (Harriman Institute) and moderator Mark Andryczyk (Harriman Institute).

Post-Soviet Conflicts: Doing Better Than We Thought?


Please join us for talk on post-Soviet conflicts by Nina Lutterjohann, Visiting Scholar at the Harriman Institute, moderated by Elise Giuliano (Harriman Institute). The focus of her research offers a comparative perspective to better understand the origins, dynamics, and scenarios of these conflicts.

Care in the Gap


Please join us for the fourth event of our Work of Care in Russia speaker series, a presentation by Tomas Matza (University of Pittsburgh).