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Welcome to the Program in Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies

The Program in Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies draws on a core faculty in the humanities, history, and social sciences to support and maintain a diverse undergraduate curriculum, a program for study abroad in Russia, an outstanding library collection in Slavic and other languages, as well as a range of on-campus and off-campus activities. It is an affiliate of the Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies. Navigate this Web site with the buttons to the left to learn more about the program and the requirements for an undergraduate Certificate of Proficiency.



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Connecting the dots of the Soviet Union's past, a profile of Serguei Oushakine

Announcing Myth in Transformation: The Phadra Project brings together artists, performers, scholars, and students from Princeton and beyond to engage creatively with instantiations of myth in 2013-14. For more information go to www.princeton.edu/~phaedra.

 

 


UPCOMING EVENTS

Fall 2013

The Program in Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies is cosponsoring a film series with the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures and the Program in Gender and Sexuality Studies this fall. The series, "Out of the Iron Closet: Gay Cinema after Socialism," will be held on Wednesdays at 7p.m., in 100 Jones Hall. Films will be screened in their original language with English subtitles. The schedule of films is below.

Wednesday, November 6, 2013
Out of the Iron Closet

You I Love (Russia, 2005)
7 p.m.
100 Jones Hall

Wednesday, November 1, 2013
Out of the Iron Closet

Fine Dead Girls (Croatia, 2007)
7 p.m.
100 Jones Hall

REEES poster

Thursday, November 14, 2013
Post-Soviet Cinema: The Death and Rebirth of Mythology

Evgeny Gusyatinskiy, Film Critic
4:30 p.m.
245 East Pyne
Cosponsored by the Department of Slavic Language and Literatures

 

nsuetinMonday, November 18, 2013
Kruzhok Meeting
Presenter:  Nikolay Mitrokhin.Senior Research Fellow, Research Centre for East European Studies,University of Bremen
Back-office Михаила Суслова или кем и как производилась идеология брежневского времени”
Discussant: Abigail Kret, History, Princeton University
4:30 pm
245 East Pyne

Tuesday, November 19, 2013
Life and Literature: European Today and Soviet Yesterday
Dubravka Ugresic, Writer
4:30 pm
245 East Pyne
Sponsored by the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures and cosponsored by the Program in Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies

Wednesday, November 20, 2013
Out of the Iron Closet

The Country Teacher (Czech Republic, 2008)
7 p.m.
100 Jones Hall

REEES posterTuesday, December 3, 2013 CANCELLED
Lecture Series--Soviet: Modernity and Empire

Internal Repatriation: Repurposing Cultural Heritage in the Soviet 1970s
Julie Buckler, Harvard University
4:30 p.m.
216 Aaron Burr Hall
Cosponsored with the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures

Wednesday, December 4, 2013
Out of the Iron Closet

Suicide Room (Poland, 2011)
7 p.m.
100 Jones Hall

nsuetinTuesday, December 10, 2013
Kruzhok Meeting
Presenter: Susanna Weygandt Slavic Languages and Literatures
Title:  TBD
Discussant: TBD
4:30 pm
245 East Pyne

Wednesday, December 11, 2013
Out of the Iron Closet

Jolly Fellows (Russia, 2009)
7 p.m.
100 Jones Hall

Spring 2014

REEES posterTuesday, February 18, 2014
Lecture Series--Soviet: Modernity and Empire
Six Theses on Russian/Soviet Modernity, or a Historian's Manifesto
Michael David-Fox, Georgetown University
4:30 p.m.
219 Aaron Burr Hall

Cosponsored with the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures

Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Liquid Memories (film screening) Q & A to follow
Dragan Kujundžić, Film Director
4:30 pm
100 Jones Hall
Cosponsored with the Program in Judaic Studies

REEES posterTuesday, March 18, 2014
Lecture Series--Soviet: Modernity and Empire

Visualizing Radicalism, Narrating Change: The Aesthetics and the Political Paradigms of the Twenties
Nina Gourianova, Northwestern University
4:30 p.m.
219 Aaron Burr Hall
Cosponsored with the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures

REEES posterTuesday, April 22, 2014
Lecture Series--Soviet: Modernity and Empire

‘No Animals Were Harmed in the Filming of the Abattoir’: Paradoxes of Post-Soviet Culture
Nancy Condee, University of Pittsburgh
4:30 p.m.
219 Aaron Burr Hall
Cosponsored with the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures

Friday-Saturday, May 9 & 10, 2014
Annual Conference
Details TBA

 

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