Conversation with Dr. James Mark: "From the 'Second' to the 'Third World': Rethinking Eastern Europe's Cold War"

Category: 
Academic | Academic: Lecture | seminar
Event Location: 
Columbia University Morningside Campus International Affairs Building, Room 1201
Date from: 
2014-10-09 12:00:00
Date to: 
2014-10-09 14:00:00
Please join us for a lunch conversation on relations between East Central Europe and the Developing World with Dr. James Mark, the University of Exeter-based leading expert on the subject.

James Mark is Professor of History at the University of Exeter in the UK. His book “The Unfinished Revolution: Making Sense of the Communist Past in central-eastern Europe recent book“, was chosen as one of the 'best books of 2011' by Foreign Affairs. Professor Mark is regularly featured in various media, including BBC. Recently, he co-authored “Europe's 1968: Voices of Revolt.”

The unique framework of the event facilitates open, informal and interactive discussions on interesting topics. It is sponsored by Columbia University Central and Eastern European Club, East Central European Center, and Harriman Institute.

Dr. Malgorzata Mazurek, Professor of Polish Studies at Columbia University, will be discussant facilitating the conversation.

For further information regarding this event, please contact Filip Tucek by sending email to ft2439@columbia.edu or by calling 9294218583.
Contact Name: 
Filip Tucek
Contact Phone: 
9294218583
Event Contact Email: 
ft2439@columbia.edu
Event Date: 
Thursday, October 9, 2014 - 12:00 to 14:00