Russia and Eurasia Events

Local Memory and National Myth: Commemorating the Siege of Leningrad

January 06, 2005 // 2:30pm4:30pm
Kennan Institute
Lisa A. Kirschenbaum, Associate Professor, Department of History, West Chester University, and former Title VIII-Supported Short-Term Scholar, Kennan Institute
Webcast

The Maidan Parliament of Ukraine

January 06, 2005 // 9:00am10:00am
Kennan Institute
Ambassador Miller has just returned from six weeks in Ukraine, where he witnessed the "Orange Revolution." He was an election observer for all three rounds of Ukraine's presidential election, including the December 26 election ordered by Ukraine's Supreme Court. Amb. Miller met with the major figures involved in this political crisis and will speak about his impressions.Video of this event is now available.

Will Russian Scientists Go Rogue? A Survey on the Threat and the Impact of Western Assistance

December 16, 2004 // 2:30pm4:30pm
Kennan Institute
Deborah Yarsike Ball, National Security Analyst, Proliferation and Terrorism Prevention Program, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, and former Title VIII-Supported Short-term Scholar, Kennan Institute; Theodore P. GermberAssociate Professor of Sociology, University of Wisconsin-Madison

The Kennan Institute at 30: Reflections on the Past and Visions of the Future

December 14, 2004 // 2:30pm4:30pm
Kennan Institute
Grace Kennan Warnecke, consultant, New York, and Member, Kennan Institute Advisory Council; James Billington, Librarian of Congress, and former Director, Woodrow Wilson Center; S. Frederick Starr, Chairman, Central Asia-Caucasus Institute (CACI), Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, and Co-founder, Kennan Institute; Thomas Simons, Director, Program on Eurasia in Transition, Davis Center, Harvard University, and Chairman, Kennan Institute Advisory Council

Multiethnic Ukraine: Myth and Reality

December 13, 2004 // 11:00am12:00pm
Kennan Institute
Serhiy Rymarenko, Senior Research Fellow, Institute of Political and Ethnic Studies, Ukrainian National Academy of Sciences, Kyiv, and Fulbright-Kennan Institute Research Scholar

Film Screening -- Under Fire: Soviet Women Combat Veterans, WWII

December 07, 2004 // 2:30pm4:30pm
Kennan Institute
Noel Julnes-Dehner, producer

New Cogs, Old Wheel: The Role of Individuals in Advancing and Abetting Authoritarian Power in Russia

December 06, 2004 // 11:00am12:00pm
Kennan Institute
Masha Gessen, journalist, Moscow

Art Exhibit: Nadiya Kyrpenko (Ukrainian Artist)

December 03, 2004 // 3:00pm4:30pm
Kennan Institute
Please join us for the opening of an exhibit of work by Ukrainian artist Nadiya Kyrpenko. The exhibit and reception with the artist will take place in the 4th floor atrium of the Woodrow Wilson Center. For more information, please contact the artist at 202/691-4044.

The Different Evolutionary Paths of Democracy in East and West Ukraine: How Did We Get to 2004?

December 02, 2004 // 9:00am10:00am
Kennan Institute
Christian W. Haerpfer, Associate Professor of Political Science, University of Vienna, Austria; Director, Center for Strategic Development, Institute for Advanced Studies, Vienna, Austria; and Fellow, Woodrow Wilson Center

Book Launch -- Russia's Lost Reformation: Peasants, Milennialism, and Radical Sects in Southern Russia and Ukraine, 1830-1917

November 30, 2004 // 2:30pm4:30pm
Kennan Institute
Sergei Zhuk, Assistant Professor, Department of History, Ball State University, and former Title VIII-Supported Research Scholar, Kennan Institute

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