The annual Undergraduate Colloquium on Russian and Eurasian Studies showcases multidisciplinary research by students from Harvard, Wellesley, and Wheaton Colleges.
Opening Remarks: 1:00-1:15 p.m.
Panel I: 1:15-2:15 p.m.
Chair: Stephen F. Jones, Director, Program on Georgian Studies, Harvard University and Professor of Modern Georgian History, Ilia State University
Viktar Siamionau, Wheaton College (2024): "Ukraine Euro-integration: The Cause of War or Possible Means to Solve It?"
Panel II: 2:30-3:45 p.m.
Chair: Francoise Rosset, Associate Professor of Russian; Chair of Russian Department, Wheaton College
Panel III: 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Chair: Nina Tumarkin, Kathryn Wasserman Davis Professor of Slavic Studies, Professor of History, Wellesley College
Alexander Lee, Harvard College (2023): "We the Soviet People: Civic Belonging, Sovetskii Narod Discourse, and Soviet Identity under the Conditions of Late Socialism"
Hailey Sweeney, Wellesley College (2023): "'Death by Famine' in Soviet Ukraine: Realities, Myths, and Historical Politics of the Holodomor"
Elizabeth Ray, Wellesley College (2024): "Fathers, Grandfathers, Great-Grandfathers, and Vladimir Putin: Personal and Official Memory of the Great Patriotic War in Modern Russia"
Ida Beckett, Wellesley College (2024): "Music as Memorial: The Memory and Mobilization of Soviet Symphony and Song from and about the Great Patriotic War"
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