Events

Why 1989 Still Matters: Post-Communist Rhetoric, Romanian Discourse and European Identity as Public Arguments of Democracy

Event Date: 
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 18:00

Please join the East Central European Center, the Romanian Cultural Institute, New York, and the Harriman Institute for a talk with Dr. Noemi Marin, School of Communication and Multimedia Studies, Florida Atlantic University.

'My name is Carlos and I am a good person': Communist States and Carlos the Jackal

Event Date: 
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 12:00

Please join the Harriman Institute and the East Central European Center for a talk with Daniela Richterová, PhD Candidate, University of Warwick, United Kingdom. “Carlos the Jackal” is perhaps the most notorious terrorist of the Cold War. Born as Ilich Ramírez Sánchez in Venezuela, before turning thirty, the self-proclaimed Marxist revolutionary-cum-hired gun established one of the most feared terrorist groups of the time.

Film Screening & Discussion: Houston, We Have a Problem!

Event Date: 
Friday, January 27, 2017 - 06:00

Please join the Harriman Institute and the Njegos Endowment for Serbian Language and Culture for a screening of Houston, We Have A Problem! followed by a discussion with the film's director Žiga Virc, and producer, Boštjan Virc, who also collaborated on writing its screenplay. In Croatian, English, Serbian, and Slovene with English subtitles (88 min., 2016). Post-screening Q&A with the director and producer.

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