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Tuesday, June 8, 2021

Alexander Cooley Quoted in the New York Times

Alexander Cooley discussed transnational repression with the New York Times. “There are just not a lot of safe spaces anymore,” he said. "It's becoming much more routine." Read the article.
Monday, June 7, 2021

Mark Pomar (RI '76, Ph.D. '78) Interviewed by Ivan Tolstoy on Radio Liberty

Mark Pomar (Russian Institute 76; Ph.D. Slavic Languages '78) is interviewed by Ivan Tolstoy about his experiences as an exchange fellow in the Soviet Union in the early 1980s. Pomar, former president of IREX and member of the Harriman National Advisory Council, has written a piece about academic exchanges with Russia for the Fall 2021 issue of Harriman Magazine. In Russian.
Wednesday, June 2, 2021

Tanya Domi: "Bosnia is Headed Toward Another Meltdown"

Tanya Domi coauthored an opinion piece in Foreign Policy arguing that EU and U.S. neglet has allowed Russia to stoke ethnic divisions in Bosnia.
Tuesday, June 1, 2021

Rebecca Kobrin was a Featured Speaker at the Museum of Jewish Heritage

Rebecca Kobrin was a featured speaker at the Museum of Jewish Heritage as part of the institution's public school teacher training. Kobrin participated in a webinar entitled "What did American Jewish New Yorkers Know? Reporting on the Nazi Menace on 1930s and 1940s America."
Tuesday, June 1, 2021

Alexander Cooley's Book Mentioned on NYT "What We're Reading List"

Alexander Cooley's book, Exit from Hegemony: the Unravelling of the American Global Order, coauthored with Daniel Nexon, was included on the New York Times Interpreter Newsletter "What We're Reading" list.