Below you will find a listing of past events related to the subject areas of Russia Matters and its partners, taking place mostly in the Boston area, New York, Philadelphia and Washington, D.C. Relevant additional information can be found by following the hyperlinks within each entry.
14 Past Events Found
Tue. Oct. 27 2020
Current Challenges Facing the Post-Soviet Societies of Central Asia
Oct. 27, 2020, 10:00-11:00am (RSVP requested)
Join the Central Asia Program at George Washington University's Institute for European, Russian and Eurasian Studies for a talk with Yevgeniy Zhovtis about how the future of Central Asian states is threatened by their inability to move past Soviet attitudes and the grasp of elite ruling circles.
Tue. Jul. 21 2020
Central Asian Perceptions of Great Powers: A Prototype for the Post-Unipolar World
July 21, 2020, 1:00-1:45pm
Online (Facebook Live)
Join the Wilson Center's Kennan Institute for an online talk with Marlene Laruelle and Bradley Jardine on how Central Asia perceives Russia, China and the U.S.
Thu. Jul. 9 2020
Post COVID-19: Building Resilience in Central Asia
July 9, 2020, 11:00am-12:00pm (RSVP requested)
Join George Washington University's Central Asia Program for a virtual discussion on a new report detailing the social and economic impacts of the novel coronavirus in Central Asia.
Thu. Jun. 11 2020
Crisis Management as a Test of Reforms in Uzbekistan
June 11, 2020, 11:00am-1:00pm (RSVP required)
Join the Central Asia Program at George Washington University's Institute for European, Russian and Eurasian Studies for an online discussion of Uzbekistan's handling of the COVID-19 crisis and the humanitarian disaster following the collapse of the Sardoba Dam.
Thu. Jun. 11 2020
The Great Powers in Central Asia: China, Russia and the United States
June 11, 2020, 10:00am-11:00am (registration required)
Join the Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI) for an online talk with Maximilian Hess, Niva Yau Tsz Yan and Chris Miller on the roles of great powers in Central Asia and how Central Asian countries view these powers.
Mon. Feb. 3 2020
Book Talk-Russia and Central Asia: Coexistence, Conquest, Convergence
Feb. 3, 2020, 2:00-3:15pm
CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge St., Room S153, Cambridge, MA
Join Harvard's Davis Center for a talk with Shoshana Keller on "Russia and Central Asia: Coexistence, Conquest, Convergence," which provides an overview of the relationship between two dynamic regions, highlighting the ways in which Russia and Central Asia have influenced and been influenced by Europe, Asia and the Middle East. Covering early coexistence in the seventeenth century to the present day, this synthesis seeks to encourage new ways of thinking about how the modern world developed.
Wed. Dec. 4 2019
Independence, Transition of Power, and Political Parties in Uzbekistan
Dec. 4, 2019, 11:00am-12:00pm (RSVP requested)
5th Floor Conference Room, Wilson Center, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC
Join the Wilson Center's Kennan Institute for a talk with Zeev Levin, head of the Central Asian Unit at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, on the future of the division of power and relations between the government and political parties in Uzbekistan.
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