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Russia and the West: Handling the Clash of World Views

Russia and the West: Handling the Clash of World Views
Monday, November 27, 2017,  2:00pm-3:00pm


Russia, Ukraine, and the Fate of Europe's Borderlands

Russia, Ukraine, and the Fate of Europe's Borderlands
Tuesday, October 17, 2017, 5:30pm-7:00pm


Transnational Approaches to Modern Europe Workshop Schedule

Transnational Approaches to Modern Europe Workshop
Wednesdays 5:00-7:00 PM
John Hope Franklin Room
(Social Sciences Research Build Room 224)
Coordinators Gregory Valdespino and Alexander Herbert

September 27th:
Deborah Cohen, Professor, History Northwestern University:
“Love and Money in the Informal Empire: The British in Argentina, 1830s-1930s.”

Alternative Spring Break Program in March 2-18

Building on six years of successful experiences, the American Home in Vladimir, Russia, will again sponsor two Alternative Spring Break Programs in March 2018 (www.serendipity-russia.com/edex.html).

“...any expectations I could possibly have had were surpassed. ...I participated in a culture without being a tourist...and spent [time] outside of my carefully constructed comfort zone. The experience was nothing short of changing my worldview.” (Vanderbilt University student)

Medicine and Its Objects Workshop Schedule


Medicine and Its Objects Workshop Schedule, Autumn 2017

October 4, 4:30-6:00
David Ansari (UChicago, Comparative Human Development)
Cultural apprenticeship and organizational learning in mental health services for immigrants in Paris

Eva Hoffman - AFTER GREAT WRONGS Thinking About the Legacy of the Holocaust Today

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Please join us October 3 for the Leo and Sarah (Bunny) Horvitz Memorial Lecture featuring award-winning, Polish-American writer Eva Hoffman
University of Chicago, Social Science Tea Room
1126 E. 59th Street
4:30 p.m.


Found in Time: Forgotten Experiments in Soviet Art, 1940–1960

Thursday, October 5, 2017 to Saturday, October 7, 2017

Found in Time: Forgotten Experiments in Soviet Art, 1940–1960 
University of Chicago, October 5-7, 2017

Organized by William Nickell, Miriam Tripaldi, and Julia Vaingurt
All conference sessions are free to the public

Blind Chance Doc Films Screening

Doc Films at the University of Chicago presents
Krzysztof Kieslowski, 1987
Tuesday, September 26th at 7PM at Ida Noyes

Volumes Bookcafe Talk with Wojciech Nowicki

On October 3rd the Volumes Bookcafe will be hosting a talk with Wojciech Nowicki and his translator in support of the publication of his novel SALKI.

Please join us in welcoming Wojciech Nowicki, author of SALKI out from Open Letter Books, and his translator Jan Pytalski. Susan Harris, editorial director of Words Without Borders, joins Nowicki and Pytalski in a conversation about SALKI. This event is free and open to the public.


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