Events archive

Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Jonas J. Driedger (Johns Hopkins, Washington DC)
31 January 2022 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Online
Russia’s 2014 annexation of Crimea and its semi-covert role in the Donbass conflict surprised experts and policymakers alike. Since then, the conflict has increased Western-Russian tensions. Against... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Dimitar Bechev (Oxford University)
24 January 2022 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Online
Relations between Russia and Turkey are a curious mix of fierce competition and close cooperation: their ‘cooperative rivalry’ is an open challenge to the EU, given the two powers' embrace of... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Filippo Costa Buranelli (St Andrews)
17 January 2022 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Online
The talk will make the case for looking at Central Asia as a regional order, emphasising its fundamental norms, rules, and institutions as well as elements of continuity and change. It will do so by... Read more