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Center for Russia, East Europe, and Central Asia (CREECA)

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September 2020

AREAS STUDIES LECTURE SERIES: The Caucasus: From Geopolitics to Geopoetics

September 22 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

AREA STUDIES SHOWCASE LECTURE SERIES: RUSSIA, EASTERN EUROPE, AND CENTRAL ASIA (All lectures will be streamed virtually - free and open to the public.) "The Caucasus: From Geopolitics to Geopoetics" Harsha Ram Associate Professor, Departments…

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CREECA LECTURE SERIES: The Fall of Europe’s Last Dictator

September 24 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm

Yuliya Brel, Policy Scientist, Center for Applied Demography and Survey Research at the University of Delaware This lecture will be given over Zoom: REGISTER HERE.    Belarusian citizens elected their first president in 1994. Within…

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AREAS STUDIES LECTURE SERIES: Anatomy of a Successful Forgery: The Czech Manuscripts

September 29 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

AREA STUDIES SHOWCASE LECTURE SERIES: RUSSIA, EASTERN EUROPE, AND CENTRAL ASIA (All lectures will be streamed virtually - free and open to the public.) "Anatomy of a Successful Forgery: The Czech Manuscripts" with David Cooper…

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October 2020

CREECA LECTURE SERIES: Putin’s constitutional amendments – 2020

October 1 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm

Ekaterina Mishin, legal scholar This lecture will be given over Zoom: REGISTER HERE   Putin's 2020 Presidential Address to the Federal Assembly At Putin's 2020 Presidential Address to the Federal Assembly, he proposed substantial amendments…

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RACE IN FOCUS SERIES – CRITICAL PEDAGOGIES: Teaching about Race and Racism: Your Syllabus 2.0

October 2 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Race in Focus Lecture Series Part 1. Critical Pedagogies Teaching about Race and Racism: Your Syllabus 2.0 Register here.        

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AREAS STUDIES LECTURE SERIES: American Literary and Cultural Diplomacy during the Cold War: Kurt Vonnegut in the USSR

October 7 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

AREA STUDIES SHOWCASE LECTURE SERIES: RUSSIA, EASTERN EUROPE, AND CENTRAL ASIA (All lectures will be streamed virtually - free and open to the public.) "American Literary and Cultural Diplomacy during the Cold War: Kurt Vonnegut…

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Lecture by Theodora Dragostinova

October 8 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm

REGISTER HERE.  Please join us for a lecture on Bulgaria by Theodora Dragostinova, Associate Professor of History at The Ohio State University. This presentation will be held over Zoom. More information coming soon!

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RACE IN FOCUS SERIES – CRITICAL PEDAGOGIES: Engaging with Race and Racism in the Classroom

October 9 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Race in Focus Lecture Series Part 1. Critical Pedagogies Engaging with Race and Racism in the Classroom Register here.        

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AREAS STUDIES LECTURE SERIES: Aging Nationally in Contemporary Poland: Memory, Kinship, and Personhood

October 14 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

AREA STUDIES SHOWCASE LECTURE SERIES: RUSSIA, EASTERN EUROPE, AND CENTRAL ASIA (All lectures will be streamed virtually - free and open to the public.) "Aging Nationally in Contemporary Poland: Memory, Kinship, and Personhood" with Jessica…

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RACE IN FOCUS SERIES – UNCOMFORTABLE CONVERSATIONS: Emerging Scholars of Color Abroad

October 16 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Race in Focus Lecture Series Part 2. Uncomfortable Conversations "Emerging Scholars of Color Abroad" Register here.        

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AREAS STUDIES LECTURE SERIES: Outsiders, Others, and Outcasts: Examining antiziganism and race-making in Albania

October 21 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

AREA STUDIES SHOWCASE LECTURE SERIES: RUSSIA, EASTERN EUROPE, AND CENTRAL ASIA (All lectures will be streamed virtually - free and open to the public.) "Outsiders, Others, and Outcasts: Examining antiziganism and race-making in Albania" with…

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Lecture by Jeff Sahadeo

October 22 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm

Please join us for a lecture by Jeff Sahadeo, Professor and Director of EURUS – Russian and Eurasian History, Contemporary Central Asia and the Caucasus--at Carleton University. In this talk, Sahadeo will discuss his recent…

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RACE IN FOCUS SERIES – UNCOMFORTABLE CONVERSATIONS: Moving Beyond Exclusionary Practices in SEEES

October 23 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Race in Focus Lecture Series Part 2. Uncomfortable Conversations "Moving Beyond Exclusionary Practices in SEEES" Register here.        

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AREAS STUDIES LECTURE SERIES: Jobs for Orphans, Taxes for Kulaks, and Love of Tractors: Collectivization Oral Histories from Uzbekistan

October 28 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

AREA STUDIES SHOWCASE LECTURE SERIES: RUSSIA, EASTERN EUROPE, AND CENTRAL ASIA (All lectures will be streamed virtually - free and open to the public.) "Jobs for Orphans, Taxes for Kulaks, and Love of Tractors: Collectivization…

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Lecture by Kathleen Collins

October 29 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm

Please join us for a lecture about Central Asia by Kathleen Collins, Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Minnesota. This presentation will be held via Zoom. More information coming…

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November 2020

AREAS STUDIES LECTURE SERIES: Musical Evolution and The Other: State-Sponsored Musical Evolutionism in the USSR and the Conundrum of Post-Soviet Crimean Tatar Indigenous Music

November 5 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

AREA STUDIES SHOWCASE LECTURE SERIES: RUSSIA, EASTERN EUROPE, AND CENTRAL ASIA (All lectures will be streamed virtually - free and open to the public.) "Musical Evolution and The Other: State-Sponsored Musical Evolutionism in the USSR…

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AREAS STUDIES LECTURE SERIES: Ukrainian Nationalism in the Age of Extremes

November 12 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

AREA STUDIES SHOWCASE LECTURE SERIES: RUSSIA, EASTERN EUROPE, AND CENTRAL ASIA (All lectures will be streamed virtually - free and open to the public.) "The Cold War from the Margins: Socialist Bulgaria on the Global…

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Lecture by Freek van der Vet

November 12 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm

Please join us for a lecture by Freek van der Vet, Researcher at the University of Helsinki, on the topic "Toxic Crimes Project: Legal Activism against Environmental Destruction in the Conflict in Eastern Ukraine." This…

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AREAS STUDIES LECTURE SERIES: Soviet Judgment at Nuremberg: Revisiting the International Military Tribunal on its 75th Anniversary (W/ Francine Hirsch)

November 19 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

AREA STUDIES SHOWCASE LECTURE SERIES: RUSSIA, EASTERN EUROPE, AND CENTRAL ASIA (All lectures will be streamed virtually - free and open to the public.) "Soviet Judgment at Nuremberg: Revisiting the International Military Tribunal on its…

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Thanksgiving: No public CREECA talk today

November 26 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
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December 2020

AREAS STUDIES LECTURE SERIES: Utopia’s Discontents: Russian Émigrés and the Quest for Freedom

December 3 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

AREA STUDIES SHOWCASE LECTURE SERIES: RUSSIA, EASTERN EUROPE, AND CENTRAL ASIA (All lectures will be streamed virtually - free and open to the public.) "Utopia’s Discontents: Russian Émigrés and the Quest for Freedom" with Faith…

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CREECA lecture TBA

December 3 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm

This presentation will be held via Zoom. More information coming soon!

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AREAS STUDIES LECTURE SERIES: The Cold War from the Margins: Socialist Bulgaria on the Global Cultural Scene

December 10 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

AREA STUDIES SHOWCASE LECTURE SERIES: RUSSIA, EASTERN EUROPE, AND CENTRAL ASIA (All lectures will be streamed virtually - free and open to the public.) "The Cold War from the Margins: Socialist Bulgaria on the Global…

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