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Cambridge Commitee for Russian and East European Studies (CamCREES)


CamCREES events 2011-12


Tuesday, 13 March 2012, 5pm: CamCREES seminar

Luke Harding (The Guardian)

'Russia: The Mafia State'


Tuesday, 28 February 2012, 5pm: CamCREES seminar

Heiko Pleines (Centre for East European Studies, Bremen)

'The Political Challenges of an Oil Boom: Resource Curses and Resource Blessings in Post-Soviet Countries'


Tuesday, 7 February 2012, 5pm: CamCREES seminar

Madeleine Reeves (University of Manchester)

'Moskvachylyk: On the Ethics of "Illegality" in Migrant Moscow'


Tuesday, 24 January 2012, 5pm: CamCREES seminar

Olena Fim'yar (Freie Universität Berlin)

'Ukraine's Education Policy under a Foucauldian Gaze'


Tuesday 22 November 2011, 5pm: CamCREES seminar

Michael Moser (University of Vienna; Ukrainian Free University, Munich)

'Ukrainian, Russian, and Rusyn on the Western Periphery'


Monday, 14 November 2011, 5:30pm: CamCREES seminar

Boris Uspenskij (Russian State University of the Humanities)

'Europe as Metaphor and Metonymy in Relation to the History of Russia'


Tuesday 8 November 2011, 5pm: CamCREES seminar

Hamid Ismailov (Writer, journalist, BBC World Service writer-in-residence)

'Soviet Novel vs Soviet Reality, from Platonov to Aitmatov'


Tuesday 25 October 2011, 5pm: CamCREES seminar

Olga Kutsenko (Taras Shevchenko National University, Kyiv)

'The Legacy of Socialism on Ukrainian Political Culture'


Tuesday 11 October 2011, 5pm: CamCREES seminar

David Schimmelpenninck van der Oye (Brock University, Canada)

'What Is Russian Orientalism?'


Friday 7 October 2011, 5pm: CamCREES Networking Party

Latimer Room, Clare College