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Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Professor Nikolai Petrov (Chatham House)
27 January 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Professor Timothy Frye (Columbia University)
20 January 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Boris Dralyuk (Executive Editor, Los Angeles Review of Books), Dr Oliver Ready (St Antony's)
17 January 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Syndicate Room
Lives, Deaths and Noses: the ‘essential’ stories of Gogol and Tolstoy A conversation between Boris Dralyuk and Oliver Ready about their new translations of short fiction by Leo Tolstoy and Nikolai... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Laurence Broers (SOAS, Conciliation Resources)
2 December 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Laurence Broers is the Caucasus Programme Director at London-based peacebuilding organization Conciliation Resources. He is also a research associate at the School of Oriental and African Studies,... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Kevork Oskanian (formerly CREES, University of Birmingham)
25 November 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Peripheral Histories and International Relations of the Eurasian Borderlands This talk will widen existing analyses of Russian imperial narratives through the introduction of the concept of ‘hybrid... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr David Lewis (University of Exeter)
18 November 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Peripheral Histories and International Relations of the Eurasian Borderlands The Evolution of Greater Eurasia: Geopolitical Imaginaries in Russian Foreign Policy Over the past few years Russian... Read more
Ambassador Andrei Sannikov (Chairman, European Belarus Foundation), Dr Leila Alieva (REES, OSGA)
15 November 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Syndicate Room
Panel discussion with Dr Leila Alieva (REES, OSGA) & Ambassador Andrei Sannikov (Chairman, European Belarus Foundation) Ambassador Andrei Sannikov is a career diplomat, who was in 1995 appointed... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Jo Laycock (University of Manchester)
11 November 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Pavilion Room *(NB Last-minute change of venue!)*
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Professor Geoffrey Hosking (UCL-SSEES)
4 November 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Rachel Lin (University of Exeter)
28 October 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
At the outbreak of revolution in 1917, more than 250,000 Chinese merchants, workers and students were scattered throughout the Russian empire. Some 100,000 had been recruited as wartime labourers and... Read more
Dr Andre Singer (SOAS, CEO Spring Films), Professor Archie Brown (St Antony's)
22 October 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
Screening of Meeting Gorbachev , followed by Q&A with the film's co-director, Dr Andre Singer, and Professor Archie Brown. Meeting Gorbachev is a 2018 biographical documentary film directed by... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Zbigniew Wojnowski (University of Roehampton)
21 October 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
This paper examines the history of the pop music industry in the Soviet bloc, focusing in particular on international Polish-Soviet concert tours organised between the late 1970s and the late 1980s.... Read more
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Sarah Badcock (University of Nottingham)
14 October 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Nissan Lecture Theatre
This paper will explore the ways in which studies of ordinary people living in areas outside the metropole can add to our broader understandings of the Russian state, in both late Imperial and... Read more
Dr Maria Popova (McGill)
13 June 2019 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Ghassan Shaker Boardroom
Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Monday Seminar
Dr Andrea Gullotta (Glasgow)
3 June 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
NIssan Lecture Theatre

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