Event Videos

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
May
14
Thursday, May 14, 2020
12:00pm EDT
Zoom webinar & YouTube Live
View the event video here. 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. The COVID-19 pandemic has swept across the world with alarming speed, but impact and reactions have varied tremendously across countries. Our panel, which includes two Moscow Times reporters who have been covering the pandemic, will assess the impact COVID-19 has had on Russian society, including vulnerable populations, as well as Russian politics.
EVENT VIDEO: Russia in the Time of COVID-19, May 15, 2020.
Apr
27
Monday, April 27, 2020
12:00pm EST
Zoom Webinar & Facebook Live Stream
This event was held virtually as a Zoom webinar. View a recording of the talk on our YouTube channel. Please join the Harriman Institute and the Arnold A. Saltzman Institute of War and Peace Studies for the launch of Exit from Hegemony: The Unraveling of the American Global Order (Oxford University Press, April 2020), featuring co-authors Alexander Cooley (Director, Harriman Institute) and Daniel Nexon (Associate Professor, Georgetown University). Emma Ashford (Research Fellow, Cato Institute) will serve as a discussant.
Event Video: Exit from Hegemony Book Talk, April 27, 2020.
Jan
31
Friday, January 31, 2020
5:00pm - 7:00pm
1501 International Affairs Building (420 West 118 St, 15th Floor)
Please join us to celebrate the life and career of Mark L. von Hagen, Director of the Harriman Institute from 1995 to 2001. Click here to view a video recording of the event.
A Tribute to Mark L. von Hagen Event Video