Slavic History and Culture

  • Founded
    1968
  • Seminar Number
    497

The major areas of concern for this seminar are the history, literature, and arts of the Slavic peoples. These topics are taken broadly enough to include such subjects as economic development and religious and philosophic thought. Since 1987, the seminar has proceeded beyond its previous focus on the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries to include the twentieth century.


Co-Chairs
Professor Anthony Anemone
anemonea@newschool.edu

Professor Catherine Evtukhov
ce2308@columbia.edu

Rapporteur
Tomi Haxhi
th2666@columbia.edu


Meeting dates and locations are subject to change. Please confirm details with the seminar rapporteur.

Welcome

Meetings

10/19/2018 Faculty House, Columbia University
6:00 PM
Muslim Migration from Imperial Russia to the Ottoman Empire
Vladimir Hamed-Troyansky, Columbia University
Abstract




11/16/2018 Faculty House, Columbia University
6:00 PM
Khrushchev's Red Shoe
Kat Hill Reischl, Princeton University
Abstract




02/01/2019 Faculty House, Columbia University
6:00 PM
The Iron Fist of the NKVD: Boris Efimov's Purge Cartoons and the Long Reach of Stalinist Trauma
Steven Norris, Miami University of Ohio




03/01/2019 Faculty House, Columbia University
6:00 PM
Socialism with a Capitalist Face: Thaw and Stagnation in TV series of the 2010s
Mark Lipovetsky, University of Colorado, Boulder




04/05/2019 Faculty House, Columbia University
6:00 PM
The Language of Sacrifice: From Stalin to Putin
Yuliya Minkova, Virginia Tech University