Event Videos

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
Sep
25
Friday, September 25, 2020
10:00am EDT
Livestream via HowlRound
This event was held virtually with no in-person event. Please join the East Central European Center at the Harriman Institute and the Center for the Humanities at the Graduate Center, CUNY for the finale of the Center for the Humanities' Translating the Future event series, featuring twelve of Olga Tokarczuk's translators in conversation. Sponsored by the Polish Cultural Institute New York, the Boston University Center for the Humanities, and the Princeton University Program in Translation & Intercultural Communication.
Translating the Future Finale Event Video
Sep
11
Friday, September 11, 2020
12:00pm EDT
Zoom webinar & YouTube Live
This event was held virtually as a Zoom webinar and the live stream recorded on YouTube. Please join us for a presentation by Galin Tihanov (Queen Mary University of London) as part of the seminar series Red Migrations: Marxism and Transnational Mobility After 1917, organized by Philip Gleissner and Bradley Gorski.
Event Video: Galin Tihanov on Exilic Inscriptions: Mobility and the Resistance to Theory.
Jul
31
Friday, July 31, 2020
12:00pm EDT
Zoom webinar & YouTube Live
This event was held virtually as a Zoom webinar and the live stream recorded on YouTube. Join us for a meeting of the New York-Russia Public Policy Seminar. This event is co-sponsored by the Harriman Institute at Columbia University, the New York University Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia, and the New York University Center for Social Media and Politics. Our panel discusses the development and impact of Russian foreign influence campaigns, and what we might expect in regards to Russian interference in the 2020 U.S. Presidential election and beyond.
EVENT VIDEO: Russian Electoral Interference: Present, Past, and Future, July 31, 2020.
Jul
8
Wednesday, July 8, 2020
12:00pm EDT
Zoom webinar & YouTube Live
This event was held virtually as a Zoom webinar and the live stream recorded on YouTube. Join us for a meeting of the New York-Russia Public Policy Seminar, a forum co-hosted by the Harriman Institute and the New York University Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia. Our panel discusses what civil society efforts look like in Russia in the time of COVID-19, how challenges that existed before the pandemic have manifested and been exacerbated, and what the future is for Russian civil society post-COVID.
EVENT VIDEO: Russian Civil Society in the Time of COVID-19, July 8, 2020.
Jun
30
Tuesday, June 30, 2020
12:00pm EDT
Zoom webinar & YouTube Live
This event was held virtually as a Zoom webinar and the live stream was recorded on YouTube. Please join us for a talk with journalist Catherine Belton, author of the book Putin's People: How the KGB Took Back Russia and Then Took on the West (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, June 23, 2020), joined by discussant Timothy Frye, Marshall Shulman Professor of Post-Soviet Politics, Department of Political Science, Columbia University. Moderated by Alexander Cooley, Director, Harriman Institute.
EVENT VIDEO: Book Talk with Catherine Belton on Tuesday, June 30, 2020.
Jun
25
Thursday, June 25, 2020
3:00pm EDT
Zoom webinar & YouTube Live
This event was held virtually as a Zoom webinar and the live stream was recorded on YouTube. Join us for a discussion and poetry reading featuring contributors to the two-volume anthology of contemporary Russian poetry in translation published as special issues of the Café Review magazine. Moderated by editor Anna Halberstadt and Professor Mark Lipovetsky (Slavic Department).
EVENT VIDEO: An Anthology of Contemporary Russian Poetry in Translation, June 25, 2020.
Jun
18
Thursday, June 18, 2020
12:00pm EDT
Zoom webinar & YouTube Live
This event was held virtually as a Zoom webinar and the live stream recorded on YouTube. Join us for a meeting of the New York-Russia Public Policy Seminar, a forum co-hosted by the Harriman Institute and the New York University Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia. This distinguished panel of scholars and journalists will share their experiences and insights about Russia’s new toolkit of influence in Africa. Panelists include Roman Badanin (editor-in-chief of Proekt), Shelby Grossman (Stanford Internet Observatory), Kimberly Marten (Barnard College, Columbia University), and independent social data analyst and researcher Khadeja Ramali.
EVENT VIDEO: Russia’s New Tools of Influence in Africa. June 18, 2020.
Jun
5
Friday, June 5, 2020
3:00pm EDT
Zoom webinar & YouTube Live
This event was held virtually as a Zoom webinar and the live stream recorded on YouTube. Please join us for a discussion with translator Matvei Yankelevich, who will read his translation of Pushkin's 1830 play Feast During the Plague (Пир во время чумы). Professor Mark Lipovetsky (Slavic Department) will moderate the discussion.
EVENT VIDEO: Reading by Matvei Yankelevich. June 5, 2020.
May
21
Thursday, May 21, 2020
3:00pm EDT
YouTube Live Stream
This event was held virtually and the live stream recorded on YouTube. Please join us for a talk by Alexei Yurchak, Professor of Anthropology at the University of California, Berkeley.
Event Video: "Laboratory of the Future" with Alexei Yurchak. May 21, 2020