Events

National Protest Agenda and Party Politics in Visegrád Countries

Please join the Harriman Institute and the East Central European Center for a talk by Katerina Vrablikova (University of Bath and István Deák Visiting Professor at Columbia University). Contemporary democracies show considerable differences in the issue composition of their protest politics, which tends to remain relatively stable over time. In countries such as Germany and the Czech Republic, the vast majority of protests have been mobilized around sociocultural issues—human rights, peace, nuclear power, the environment—and only a tiny portion around economic issues.

Grassroots Politics of Equality in Bosnia and Herzegovina: Mobilizing Affect and Claiming Justice

Please join us for a talk with Jasmina Husanovic, Associate Professor at the Faculty of Philosophy, University of Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Jasmina Husanovic is an Associate Professor at the Faculty of Philosophy, University of Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and a chair in Cultural Studies.

Romanian Voices In A Transcultural Dialogue

Please join the Harriman Institute and the East Central European Center for a talk organized by the N. Iorga Chair for Romanian Language and Culture Dr. Mona Momescu with Dr. Catalina Florina Florescu, editor of the volume Transnational Narratives in Englishes of Exile (Lexington Books, 2017), and Dr. Maria-Sabina Draga Alexandru, a contributor to the volume and Vice President of the Romanian Studies Association of America. On Transnational Narratives in Englishes of Exile: Monolingual, monolithic English is an issue of the past.

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