Events

Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Iryna Sklokina (Center for Urban History of East Central Europe, Lviv)
16 January 2023 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
19 January 2023 - 3:30pm
Start date: 19 January 15:30 End date: 19 January 15:30 Location: Dahrendorf Room, St Antony's College and online via Teams https://africanstudies.web.ox.ac.uk/node/2895311
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Eleanor Knott (LSE)
23 January 2023 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
In Moldova, the number of dual citizens has risen exponentially in the last decades. Before annexation, many saw Russia as granting citizenship to – or passportizing – large numbers in Crimea. In... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Diana Kudaibergenova (Cambridge)
30 January 2023 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
In this talk, I argue that unconventional ways of political contention successfully shape the regime, its elites, and its forms of oppression even under the most authoritarian contexts and... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Dave Dalton (Independent Scholar)
6 February 2023 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Among the key puzzles of Ukraine’s post-communist development have been its poor economic performance and an inability to develop a fully rule-of-law state. The two issues are related, my research... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Danielle Lussier (Grinnell College, USA)
13 February 2023 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
A key feature contributing to public support for Putin over the past two decades is high levels of trust in him as an individual. This trust has shaped patterns of Russian political participation and... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Gubad Ibadoghlu (LSE)
20 February 2023 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
The political economy of natural resources is not a new area of study, but the presentation on the Caspian Basin countries is from a less-researched angle. This talk focuses on the characteristics of... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Natasha Kuhrt (KCL)
27 February 2023 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
This presentation explores the reframing of Russian identity and foreign policy amongst political and intellectual elites. These elites now face the urgent challenge of maintaining an appeal to so-... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Volodymyr Artiukh (COMPAS, Oxford)
6 March 2023 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has uprooted more people than any conflict in Europe after the Second World War. Over the first eight months, over 7 million people were internally and some other 7.7... Read more