Upcoming Events

Sep
3
Tuesday, September 3, 2019 to Friday, October 18, 2019
Harriman Institute Atrium, 12th Floor International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St)
The Harriman Institute is pleased to present the exhibit Moscow: Gay Cruising Sites of the Soviet Capital, 1920-1980s featuring a series of works photographed in 2008 by artist Yevgeniy Fiks.
Oct
16
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
12:10pm - 2:00pm
1512 International Affairs Building (420 West 118th St, 15th floor)
Please join the Harriman Institute and the Saltzman Institute of War and Peace Studies for a book talk with George Beebe, former director of the CIA's Russia analysis and author of The Russia Trap: How Our Shadow War with Russia Could Spiral into Nuclear Catastrophe (St. Martin's Publishing Group, September 2019), moderated by Peter Clement (Harriman Insitutte, Saltzman Institute, SIPA).
Oct
16
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
7:30pm
417 Mathematics (Columbia Unviersity)
Please join the Harriman Institute and the Russian Film Club for a screening of the 2016 film Zoology, directed by Ivan I. Tverdovsky. This is the inaugural event in the Russian Cinema Between Protests Film Series, organized by Mark Lipovetsky (Slavic Department) and Daria Ezerova (Harriman Institute). They will introduce the film, which has a run time of 83 minutes, and will be presented with English subtitles.
Oct
17
Thursday, October 17, 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 Oksana Kis (National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine).

Oct
17
Thursday, October 17, 2019
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 Department of History for an event organized by Prof. Victoria Phillips featuring Margaret Peacock, Associate Professor of History at the University of Alabama.
Oct
21
Monday, October 21, 2019
1:00pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room, 1219 International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St)
Please join the Harriman Institute and the Human Rights Advocates Program (HRAP) at Columbia's Institute for the Study of Human Rights for a presentation by human rights advocate Maria Abrahamyan.
Oct
21
Monday, October 21, 2019
7:00pm
Deutsches Haus (420 West 116th St at Amsterdam Ave)

Please join the Ukrainian Film Club at Columbia University for a screening of Human with a Stool, a 2019 adventure documentary filmed by Leonid Kanter. Professor Yuri Shevchuk will moderate a discussion after the screening. The film is in Ukrainian and Russian with English subtitles.

Trailer for 'Human with a Stool'
Oct
22
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
11:30am
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room, 1219 International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St)
Please join us for a screening of the documentary film Oscar (2018), introduced by the directors Eugene Tsymbal and Aleksandr Smoljanski and followed with a discussion moderated by Mark Lipovetsky (Columbia University) and Daria Ezerova (Postdoctoral Research Scholar, Harriman Institute). The panel will include Olena Martynyuk (Postdoctoral Research Scholar, Harriman Institute).
Oct
22
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
4:15 pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room, 1219 IAB (420 W. 118th St, 12th floor)
Please join the Program on U.S.-Russia Relations and the Ukrainian Studies program at the Harriman Institute for a panel discussion with Yelena Goltsman, founder/co-president, RUSA LGBT, and Bogdan Globa, founder/president, QUA - LGBTQ Ukrainians in America. Moderated by Masha Udensiva-Brenner.
Oct
22
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Harriman Institute Atrium, 12th Floor International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St)
Please join the Harriman Institute and the Kolodzei Art Foundation for the opening reception of the exhibit Sergei Volokhov: Theory of Reflection. Selections from the Kolodzei Art Foundation. This exhibition features selected paintings and drawings from the 1980s to the present by prominent Russian artist Sergei Volokhov. These imaginative drawings on specially prepared paper are contemplations by the artist on Russian history and his personal memories.

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