Event Videos

May
21
Thursday, May 21, 2020
3:00pm EDT
YouTube Live Stream
This event was held virtually and streamed as a YouTube Live video. 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.
Russia in the Time of Covid-19 event video
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
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
Jan
23
Thursday, January 23, 2020
5:00pm - 7:00pm
60 Fifth Avenue, Room 150 (New York University)
Join us for the second meeting of the 2019-2020 New York Russia Public Policy Seminar, a forum co-hosted by the Harriman Institute and New York University’s Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia. As the United States enters the next phase of the impeachment process, join our panel of experts as they consider what this means for Ukraine, Ukraine’s relations with Russia, and Russia and Ukraine’s relations with the U.S. moving forward. Registration is required.
Event Video
Nov
12
Tuesday, November 12, 2019
6:00pm
Davis Auditorium (Shapiro Center/CEPSR 4th floor, 530 West 120th Street)
Join us for the first meeting of the 2019-2020 New York Russia Public Policy Seminar, a forum co-hosted by the Harriman Institute and New York University's Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia, as we examine how U.S. foreign policy towards Russia is likely to be approached by a future Democratic administration. Our panel will include current policy advisors to leading Democratic Primary candidates, as well as former political appointees with extensive experience with Russian relations. Click here to view a video recording of the event.
Thinking About a Future Russia Policy Event Video
Apr
26
Friday, April 26, 2019
8:00pm (Doors 6:00pm)
City Winery NYC (155 Varick Street)

Please join us for the 9th annual Chekhov Variety Show, NYC’s longest-running annual celebration of Anton Chekhov’s birthday. 

“Heroes are as necessary as the sun.”

—Anton Chekhov

Apr
2
Tuesday, April 2, 2019
9:00am - 4:30pm
World Room, Pulitzer Hall

On April 2, 2019, the Harriman Institute convened the New Directions in Anti-Kleptocracy Forum, an invitational event bringing together leading experts on anti-corruption enforcement, kleptocracy in the art market, and the investigation of oligarchs. Note: only the first and third panels were filmed. Scroll down to the bottom of the page to view the videos.

Panel I: Expanding the Anti-Corruption Enforcement Paradigm
Panel III: Challenges of Investigating and Researching Oligarchs
Feb
1
Friday, February 1, 2019
1:00pm - 4:30pm
Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room, 1219 International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St)

Please join us for a conference held by the Harriman Institute's Program on U.S.-Russia Relations. This event is supported by a grant from the Carnegie Corporation of New York. It is part of our Russian Studies & Policy event series.

Please note: the conference will be video-recorded for later posting on the Harriman Institute website.

Conference Video Part 1
Conference Video Part 2
Jan
24
Thursday, January 24, 2019
5:30pm - 7:00pm
1512 International Affairs Building (420 W 118th St, 15th floor)
Please join the Harriman Institute and New York University’s Jordan Center for the Advanced Study of Russia for a panel discussion examining the Kremlin’s recent attempts at reforming the pension system in Russia. This event is supported by a grant from the Carnegie Corporation of New York. It is part of our Russian Studies & Policy event series. Panelists include: Kristy Ironside, Assistant Professor in History and Classical Studies at McGill University; Katerina Tertytchnaya, Lecturer in Comparative Politics in the Department of Political Science at University College London; Andrei Kolesnikov, Senior Fellow and Chair of the Russian Domestic Politics and Political Institutions Program at the Carnegie Moscow Center; moderated by Alexander Cooley, Director of the Harriman Institute, Columbia University.
Remaking the Social Contract? Event Video