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1. Living the End of the Habsburg Empire

  • Published: 3 weeks ago
  • Duration: 1:12:22
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Living the End of the Habsburg Empire

CREES Noon Lecture / Conversations on Europe by Maureen Healy, associate professor of history, Lewis & Clark College.


2. Annual Copernicus Lecture: The Glory and Poverty of the ’68 Generation

  • Published: 1 year ago
  • Duration: 1:21:27
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Annual Copernicus Lecture: The Glory and Poverty of the ’68 Generation

Adam Michnik, historian and editor-in-chief, Gazeta Wyborcza. Sponsor: Copernicus Program in Polish Studies. Apr 3, 2017.


3. Annual Copernicus Lecture. Contemporary Poland Fighting for Democracy

  • Published: 2 weeks ago
  • Duration: 1:31:10
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Annual Copernicus Lecture. Contemporary Poland Fighting for Democracy

Barbara Nowacka, politican, activist, and former leader of Poland's United Left coalition. October 15, 2018.


4. The Other Stories in Anna Karenina: A Translator’s Perspective

  • Published: 3 years ago
  • Duration: 1:18:41
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The Other Stories in Anna Karenina: A Translator’s Perspective

Rosamund Bartlett, writer, scholar, and translator. Sponsor: CREES. Mar 18, 2015.


5. "The Housing Question" in Eastern Europe Today: Gentrification in Post-Socialist Cities

  • Published: 8 months ago
  • Duration: 1:00:44
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"The Housing Question" in Eastern Europe Today: Gentrification in Post-Socialist Cities

Liviu Chelcea (PhD anthropology '04), professor of sociology, University of Bucharest. Sponsors: CREES, Anthropology. Mar 7 ...


6. An Anthropology of Romania’s Secret Police

  • Published: 4 years ago
  • Duration: 1:26:17
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An Anthropology of Romania’s Secret Police

Katherine Verdery, Julien J. Studley Faculty Scholar and Distinguished Professor of Anthropology, Graduate Center of the City ...


7. Women, Class, Performance: Helena Modjeska as Understudy and Impresario

  • Published: 2 years ago
  • Duration: 1:21:13
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Women, Class, Performance: Helena Modjeska as Understudy and Impresario

Beth Holmgren, professor of Slavic and Eurasian studies, Duke University. Sponsor: Copernicus Program in Polish Studies.


8. Feminism in Russia

  • Published: 2 years ago
  • Duration: 1:17:54
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Feminism in Russia

Natalia L. Pushkareva, professor and head of the Women and Gender Studies Department, Institute of Ethnology and ...


9. Re-Awakening Sleeping Beauty: The Lively Debate over Alexei Ratmansky’s New Production

  • Published: 2 years ago
  • Duration: 1:11:07
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Re-Awakening Sleeping Beauty: The Lively Debate over Alexei Ratmansky’s New Production

Tim Scholl, professor of Russian and comparative literature, Oberlin College. Sponsors: Center for Russian, East European, ...


10. Understanding Radical Evil: Communism and Fascism as Open Wounds.

  • Published: 5 years ago
  • Duration: 53:41
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Understanding Radical Evil: Communism and Fascism as Open Wounds.

Vladimir Tismaneanu, professor of comparative politics, University of Maryland. Sponsors: CREES, WCED, CES. March 13, 2013.


11. Supply-Side Socialism: Conceptualizing Consumption in the Polish People’s Republic

  • Published: 3 years ago
  • Duration: 1:17:11
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Supply-Side Socialism: Conceptualizing Consumption in the Polish People’s Republic

Brian Porter-Szűcs, Arthur F. Thurnau Professor of History, University of Michigan. Sponsors: Center for Russian, East European, ...


12. Between Religion and Ethnic Identity: Christian Movements in Contemporary Central Asia

  • Published: 1 year ago
  • Duration: 1:19:47
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Between Religion and Ethnic Identity: Christian Movements in Contemporary Central Asia

Sebastien Peyrouse, research professor of international affairs, George Washington University. Sponsors: Center for Russian, ...


13. Sin and Salvation in the History of Russian Spirituality

  • Published: 6 years ago
  • Duration: 52:03
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Sin and Salvation in the History of Russian Spirituality

Victor Zhivov, professor of Slavic languages and literatures, University of California, Berkeley and Institut russkogo iazyka, ...


14. Problematizing Populism: The Polish Radical Right and the Return of National Communism

  • Published: 1 year ago
  • Duration: 1:02:37
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Problematizing Populism: The Polish Radical Right and the Return of National Communism

Brian Porter-Szűcs, Arthur F. Thurnau Professor of History, U-M. Sponsors: Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian ...


15. Annual Copernicus Lecture: Interview with Tomasz Stańko

  • Published: 3 years ago
  • Duration: 1:09:40
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Annual Copernicus Lecture: Interview with Tomasz Stańko

Tomasz Stańko, jazz trumpeter; interviewed by Piotr Michałowski, George G. Cameron Professor of Ancient Near Eastern ...


16. Writing the Russian Conquest of Central Asia, 1839-1915

  • Published: 6 years ago
  • Duration: 50:44
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Writing the Russian Conquest of Central Asia, 1839-1915

Alexander Morrison, lecturer in imperial history, University of Liverpool. Sponsored by CREES. February 8, 2012.


17. Wiera Gran: A Singer, A Collaborator? The Other Side of Polanski's Pianist

  • Published: 6 years ago
  • Duration: 1:20:28
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Wiera Gran: A Singer, A Collaborator? The Other Side of Polanski's Pianist

Annual Copernicus Lecture by Agata Tuszyńska, writer. Sponsored by the Copernicus Endowment, CREES, and Frankel Center ...


18. Election Fraud and Preference Falsification in Russia's 2012 Presidential Election

  • Published: 5 years ago
  • Duration: 1:00:43
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Election Fraud and Preference Falsification in Russia's 2012 Presidential Election

Kirill Kalinin, doctoral candidate, political science, U-M. Sponsors: CREES, Weiser Center for Emerging Democracies. September ...


19. Interview with Bill Zimmerman and Bill Rosenberg

  • Published: 6 years ago
  • Duration: 36:25
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Interview with Bill Zimmerman and Bill Rosenberg

Former CREES Directors Bill Zimmerman (Political Science) and Bill Rosenberg (History) interviewed by Olga Virakhovskaya, ...


20. Beyond the Tower: What Happens When Your Grad School Application Essay Comes True

  • Published: 6 years ago
  • Duration: 47:01
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Beyond the Tower: What Happens When Your Grad School Application Essay Comes True

Edwin Paxson (MA REES '93, JD Law '92), principal counsel, International Finance Corporation of the World Bank. Sponsored by ...