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Lecture “HIV/AIDS in Eurasia” by Professor Cynthia Buckley

Wednesday, December 2, 2009 • 2:00 PM

Chicano Culture Room Texas Union 4.206


Lecture "Russian Social Policy and Family Violence" by Dr. Aleksandra Lysova

Tuesday, November 24, 2009 • 12:00 PM

Sinclair Suite, Texas Union 3.128


Concert: Stravinsky – Petrushka (1947 ver.)

Monday, November 23, 2009 • 7:30 PM

Bates Recital Hall


Lecture "Intimate Partner Violence in the Russian Federation" by Dr. Nikolai Shchitov

Monday, November 23, 2009 • 12:00 PM

Sinclair Suite, Texas Union 3.128


Lecture: The Glamorous Stranger by Andrew Kravchenko

Friday, November 20, 2009 • 12:00 PM

Sinclair Suite, Texas Union 3.128

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Movie screening: The Kravchenko Case: The Cold War in Paris by Andrew Kravchenko

Thursday, November 19, 2009 • 7:00 PM

Burdine 134

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Lecture "Academics in Washington: There's More Than One 'Real World'"by David Abramson, State Department

Wednesday, November 18, 2009 • 5:00 PM

Texas Governor’s Room Texas Union 3.116



"The Barber of Siberia" - 4th. screening of Series: Award-Winning Russian Films

Tuesday, November 17, 2009 • 7:00 PM

Geography Bulding (GRG), Room 102, on the corner of 24th and Whitis

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Short Films, documentaries, and animations

Saturday, November 14, 2009 • 1:00 PM

Communication Building (CMB), Studio 4D, at the intersection of Guadalupe and 25th Street, Austin, Texas.

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The Village Project: Films by Romanian Youth

Thursday, November 12, 2009 • 10:00 AM

CMB 4.122, Studio 4D

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"East / West" - 3rd. screening of Series: Award-Winning Russian Films

Tuesday, November 10, 2009 • 7:00 PM

Geography Bulding (GRG), Room 102, on the corner of 24th and Whitis

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Public to Design, Build "Wall of Change" to Mark Berlin Wall Anniversary

Monday, November 9, 2009 • 5:30 PM

UT Tower Plaza


2009 Austin Polish Film Festival - The Loneliness of a Short-Order Cook / Samotnosc kucharza szybkich zamowien

Sunday, November 8, 2009 • 9:00 PM

Bob Bullock Texas History Museum, the Texas Spirit Theater, 1800 N. Congress Avenue

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2009 Austin Polish Film Festival - The Glass Trap / Szklana pulapka

Sunday, November 8, 2009 • 8:45 PM

Bob Bullock Texas History Museum, the Texas Spirit Theater, 1800 N. Congress Avenue

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2009 Austin Polish Film Festival - Tomorrow We Are Going to the Movies / Jutro idziemy do kina

Sunday, November 8, 2009 • 6:30 PM

Bob Bullock Texas History Museum, the Texas Spirit Theater, 1800 N. Congress Avenue

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2009 Austin Polish Film Festival - Drowsiness / Sennosc

Saturday, November 7, 2009 • 8:45 PM

Bob Bullock Texas History Museum, the Texas Spirit Theater, 1800 N. Congress Avenue

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2009 Austin Polish Film Festival - Preserve / Rezerwat

Saturday, November 7, 2009 • 6:30 PM

Bob Bullock Texas History Museum, the Texas Spirit Theater, 1800 N. Congress Avenue

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2009 Austin Polish Film Festival - Before Twilight / Jeszcze nie wieczor

Friday, November 6, 2009 • 8:45 PM

Bob Bullock Texas History Museum, the Texas Spirit Theater, 1800 N. Congress Avenue

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2009 Austin Polish Film Festival - Time to Die / Pora Umierac

Friday, November 6, 2009 • 7:30 PM

Bob Bullock Texas History Museum, the Texas Spirit Theater, 1800 N. Congress Avenue

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2009 Austin Polish Film Festival - God's Little Village / U Pana Boga za Miedza

Thursday, November 5, 2009 • 6:30 PM

Bob Bullock Texas History Museum, the Texas Spirit Theater, 1800 N. Congress Avenue

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Conference "Migration during an Era of Restriction"

Wednesday, November 4, 2009

Texas Union and AT&T Conference Center


"Prisoner of the Mountains" - 2nd screening of Series: Award-Winning Russian Films

Tuesday, November 3, 2009 • 7:00 PM

Geography Bulding (GRG), Room 102, on the corner of 24th and Whitis

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A Talk by Walter Kase, Holocaust Survivor

Tuesday, October 27, 2009 • 2:00 PM

Chicano Culture Room, Texas Union, 4.206


Event "An Afternoon of Slavic Vampires"

Monday, October 26, 2009 • 3:00 PM

Gebauer 4th floor conference room


Liberal Arts Council DSES Social

Monday, October 26, 2009 • 2:00 PM

CAL 422




"The Thief" - 1st. of Series: Award-Winning Russian Films

Tuesday, October 20, 2009 • 7:00 PM

Geography Bulding (GRG), Room 102, on the corner of 24th and Whitis

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Lecture "Gender, Migration and the Kazakh Diaspora in Mongolia" by Dr. Cynthia Werner

Friday, October 16, 2009 • 1:00 PM

Chicano Culture Room, Texas Union 4.206



Film: "King Lear"

Friday, October 2, 2009 • 2:00 PM

PHR 2.110


CREEES Graduate Student Summer Research Panel

Friday, September 25, 2009 • 4:00 PM

CAL 422


Ballet Film "Return of the Firebird"

Thursday, September 24, 2009 • 7:00 PM

GRG 102

Ballet film, 2002, 120 minutes


Ballet Austin's studio spotlight program featuring excerpts from the Firebird and Swan Lake (Act II)

Wednesday, September 23, 2009 • 5:45 PM

Ballet Austin's Butler Dance Education Center (501 West 3rd St, 78701)



Documentary film "Stravinsky’s Rite of Spring"

Tuesday, September 22, 2009 • 7:00 PM

GRG 102

Documentary, 2006, 116 min, Keeping Score: revolutions in music documentary series


Feature film "Nijinsky"

Thursday, September 17, 2009 • 7:00 PM

GRG 102

Feature film, 1980, 125 min


A Forum on the Up-Coming German Elections "Breaking Up the Berlin Coalition in the Super Election Year?"

Thursday, September 17, 2009 • 3:30 PM

Texas Union, Eastwoods Room 2.102


Faculty Grant Writing Workshop

Wednesday, September 16, 2009 • 12:00 PM

CAL 422


Lecture "Once Upon a Ballet: Russia's Classic Fairy Tales and the Ballets Russes" by Dr. Thomas Garza

Wednesday, September 16, 2009 • 11:30 AM

Tom Lea Room, Harry Ransom Center 3.206


Documentary film "Ballets Russes"

Tuesday, September 15, 2009 • 7:00 PM

GRG 102

Documentary, 2005, 118 min



Fall 2009 Funding Workshop for Graduate Students

Friday, September 4, 2009 • 2:00 PM

CAL 422


New Graduate Student Orientation

Friday, August 21, 2009 • 10:00 AM

CAL 422

Orientation for incoming graduate students to the Department of Slavic and Eurasian Studies and the Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies


Barber of Siberia

Wednesday, August 5, 2009 • 7:00 PM

GRG 102


Burnt by the Sun

Wednesday, July 29, 2009 • 7:00 PM

GRG 102


Anna

Wednesday, July 22, 2009 • 7:00 PM

GRG 102


A Private Conversation / Without Witness

Wednesday, July 15, 2009 • 7:00 PM

GRG 102


Kinfolk/ Rodnya

Wednesday, July 8, 2009 • 7:00 PM

GRG 102


Unfinished Piece for a Player Piano

Wednesday, July 1, 2009 • 7:00 PM

GRG 102


Slave of Love

Wednesday, June 24, 2009 • 7:00 PM

GRG 102


Goran Bregovic and his Wedding and Funeral Orchestra

Wednesday, June 17, 2009 • 8:00 PM

Bass Concert Hall


At Home Among Strangers, a Stranger Among His Own

Wednesday, June 17, 2009 • 7:00 PM

GRG 102


Underground

Monday, June 15, 2009 • 6:00 PM

Austin Public Library, Milwood Branch, 12500 Amherst Dr.


La Reine Margot

Thursday, June 11, 2009 • 6:00 PM

Austin Public Library, University Hills Branch, 4721 Loyola Ln.


Arizona Dream

Tuesday, June 9, 2009 • 6:00 PM

Austin Public Library, Spicewood Springs Branch, 8637 Spicewood Springs Rd.


Caruga

Thursday, June 4, 2009 • 6:00 PM

Austin Public Library, Milwood Branch, 12500 Amherst Dr.


Time of the Gypsies

Monday, June 1, 2009 • 6:00 PM

Austin Public Library, Manchaca Road Branch, 5500 Manchaca Rd.


Film Series

Monday, June 1, 2009 • 6:00 PM

Various locations


Film "1612"

Monday, May 11, 2009 • 7:00 PM

GRG 102


Neoliberalism, poverty and anti-Gypsyism in post-socialist Europe

Wednesday, April 29, 2009 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108


Koryo Saram: The Unreliable People

Tuesday, April 28, 2009 • 7:00 PM

GRG 102


Anna Around the Neck

Monday, April 27, 2009 • 7:00 PM

GRG 102

Directed by Isidor Annensky, 1954Adapted from Anton Chekhov‘s 1895 short story, to save her family from disgrace and hunger, a young dowerless girl agrees to marry a rich aristocrat, many years her senior. This new life changes the young girl, however, and having become an unscrupulous woman, she begins to forget about the family she saved. 82 min.


Eurasian Studies: Current Trends and Future Options

Wednesday, April 22, 2009 • 12:00 PM

CAL 422


Mortality in Russia

Monday, April 20, 2009 • 12:00 PM

CAL 422


HIV/AIDS in Eurasia: Regional and Comparative Perspectives

Monday, April 20, 2009

UT campus, Texas Governor's Room, Texas Union 3.116


Akunin Retakes a Classic: Literary Parody of Chekhov‘s "Chaika"

Friday, April 17, 2009 • 3:00 PM

Sinclair Suite, Texas Union 3.128


Paskha

Friday, April 17, 2009 • 1:00 PM

Courtyard between Calhoun and Parlin



Jan Amos Komensky and Czech Literature

Tuesday, April 14, 2009 • 3:30 PM

BEN 1.124


Nest of the Gentry

Monday, April 13, 2009 • 7:00 PM

GRG 102

Directed by Andrei Konchalovsky, 1969Based on the novel by Ivan Turgenev. Returning home after many years traveling and living throughout Europe, nobleman Lavretsky finds himself so taken by his enchanting neighbor, Lisa, that he begins to forget all about Paris and the wife he left behind... 105 min.


The Singing Revolution

Monday, April 6, 2009 • 7:00 PM

Ragsdale Center, Jones Auditorium, St. Edward's University


Minority Report: The Roma in Albania and Kosovo Today

Monday, March 30, 2009 • 1:00 PM

Asian Culture Room, Texas Union 4.224



Czech Dream

Monday, March 23, 2009 • 7:00 PM

GRG 102

Directed by Nikita Mikhalkov, 1980Based on the novel by Ivan Goncharov, Several Days from the Life of Oblomov relates the midlife crisis of a slothful nobleman and the woman who is determined to change his ways. 140 min.


Several Days from the Life of Oblomov

Monday, March 23, 2009 • 5:00 PM

Jester A205A


Lecture

Monday, March 23, 2009 • 1:00 PM

Asian Culture Room, Texas Union 4.224


Radical Gratitude and other life lessons learned in Siberia

Monday, March 23, 2009 • 12:00 PM

UTC 4.120


Bitch Academy (Russia)

Tuesday, March 17, 2009 • 4:00 PM

Hideout


Rene (Czech Republic)

Monday, March 16, 2009 • 6:00 PM

Hideout


Bitch Academy (Russia)

Sunday, March 15, 2009 • 4:00 PM

Hideout


Kosovo: Road to Independence

Friday, March 13, 2009 • 12:00 PM

CAL 422


Crime and Punishment

Monday, March 9, 2009 • 7:00 PM

GRG 102

Directed by Lev Kulidzhanov, 1970Following an Übermensch-inspired murder, Raskolnikov‘s life is thrown into chaos as he crosses swords with his sister‘s suitors, tries to evade a clever police investigator, and falls in love with a local prostitute. 221 min.


Explore UT

Saturday, March 7, 2009

UT Campus


The Real Causes of the Color Revolution

Friday, February 27, 2009 • 12:00 PM

BAT 5.108



Anna Karenina

Monday, February 23, 2009 • 7:00 PM

GRG 102

Directed by Aleksandr Zarkhi, 1967An aristocratic young woman finds herself torn between a marriage of convenience and her newfound love in Leo Tolstoy‘s tragic tale, adapted for the silver screen. 145 min.


Modern Film Language

Monday, February 23, 2009 • 12:00 PM

CMB 4.122 (Studio 4D)


Serce na dloni (With a Warm Heart)

Sunday, February 22, 2009 • 6:00 PM

Texas Union Theater


Russia Day 2009

Saturday, February 21, 2009 • 10:00 AM

University of Texas campus


Между Путиным и Пиратством

Friday, February 20, 2009 • 2:00 PM

CAL 422


The Story of Rock Music Behind the Iron Curtain

Thursday, February 19, 2009 • 4:00 PM

Eastwoods Room, Texas Union 2.102


“Frenzied Women” Speak: Sibyls and their Prophecies in the Orthodox Slavic World

Friday, February 13, 2009 • 12:00 PM

Dean's Conference Room, 3rd floor GEB


New Europe/Old Europe: Moving Toward Integration

Tuesday, February 10, 2009 • 10:00 AM

Batts 5.108

Join regional experts for a discussion of the factors currently aiding and hindering international integration in Europe.


Evenings on a Farm Near Dikanka

Monday, February 9, 2009 • 7:00 PM

GRG 102

Directed by Aleksandr Rou, 1961A whimsical combination of Christmas phantasmagoria and an eccentric fairy tale based on Nikolai Gogol's 1830s short story, Evenings on a Farm Near Dikanka follows a poor Ukrainian blacksmith's misguided quest for love. 69 min.


Europe and the Impact of the Economic Crisis

Monday, February 9, 2009 • 7:00 PM

St. Edward's University: Jones Auditorium, Ragsdale Center


Information Session Moscow Plus

Thursday, February 5, 2009 • 11:30 AM

CAL 422

Spend your summer in Russia! The innovative Moscow Plus summer study program provides students with five weeks of study in Russian language at UT followed by five weeks of study in Russia.The program provides intensive instruction in Russian language and culture at three levels: first-year, second-year, and third-year. For the first half of the program (at each level), students are registered in an intensive five-hour course conducted at UT Austin during the first summer session. Th


Bulgaria at the Fair: Spectacles of Cold War Consumption at the Plovdiv Trade Exhibition, 1956-1976

Wednesday, February 4, 2009 • 12:00 PM

CAL 422

For two weeks out of every year 100,000's of people descended on Bulgaria's second largest city as spectator and consumers. The fair offered an array of images and goods – messages of power and plenty from a variety of states, most notably, the Soviet Union, the United States, and Bulgaria itself. The fair grounds became the hole through which the Iron Curtain is permeated and interaction and exchange are able to take place in spite of limits on Bulgarian travel and access to Western media.


Russian Olympiada

Saturday, January 31, 2009 • 9:00 AM

RLM 4.102



Nation-Building' & Security in the European Union: Integrating Eastern Europe into 'Europe'

Monday, January 26, 2009 • 12:00 PM

Texas Union Asian Culture Room, UNB 4.224

'Nation-building', that is the creation of a European identity and affinity, has be- come a serious issue for the European Union (EU). Too often now, referenda in EU member states fail and kill the momentum necessary to integrate. Moreover, popular enthusiasm for the integration project is strained by the rapid, eastward expansion of the EU itself. The EU's foreign and security policy is a powerful integration tool that both delineates 'foreign' from 'domestic', and forces the EU 27 to alig