Events archive

Dr Huseyn Aliyev (University of Bremen)
8 November 2016 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Syndicate Room
What happens to informal institutions and practices when political actors decide to implement democratic institutional reforms aimed at relieving formal institutions of informal constraints? Does... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Professor Kate Brown (University of Maryland)
7 November 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Professor James V. Wertsch (Washington University in St Louis)
4 November 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Syndicate Room
Rising frustration over Russia’s actions in Ukraine and elsewhere have led some Western leaders to conclude that Russian leaders are living in a “different world.” My presentation will examine the... Read more
John Beyer (St Antony's)
2 November 2016 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Syndicate Room
Moldova remains torn between its historic economic and cultural ties to Russia, and the lure of funding and support from the EU and US. Presidential elections on 30 October present the electorate... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Professor Stephen Lovell (King's College London)
31 October 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Igor Shaitanov (Literary Secretary of the Russian Booker Prize), Elena Chizhova (novelist), Aleksandr Snegiryov (novelist)
26 October 2016 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Igor Shaitanov (Literary Secretary of the Russian Booker Prize): Contemporary Russian fiction in the mirror of the Russian Booker Elena Chizhova (novelist): The ongoing fascination in the Russian... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Sarah Young (UCL-SSEES)
24 October 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Juliette Cadiot (EHESS, Paris)
17 October 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Professor Robert Service (St Antony's)
10 October 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Professor Dominic Lieven (Trinity College, Cambridge)
6 October 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Pavilion Room
Dr Tina Jennings (St Antony's)
21 June 2016 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Pavilion Room
From 1994 to 2001, Dr Jennings worked in investment banking in Moscow, initially with Credit Suisse First Boston, and then as Head of Research for Raiffeisenbank Austria. During this time, she... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Svetlana Alexievich - Winner of the 2015 Nobel Prize in Literature
30 May 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre - please note change of venue
Svetlana Alexievich is the winner of the 2015 Nobel Prize in Literature. The Prize was awarded "for her polyphonic writings, a monument to suffering and courage in our time." According to the... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Susan Larsen (Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge)
23 May 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr James Rann (Wadham)
16 May 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Dr Bryn Rosenfeld (Nuffield)
10 May 2016 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Syndicate Room
Dr Rosenfeld earned her Ph.D. at Princeton University in 2015 and is currently a Postdoctoral Prize Research Fellow at Nuffield College, University of Oxford. In the fall of 2016, she will join the... Read more

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