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After the German Federal Election: Analyzing the results and looking ahead

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Inheriting the bomb: Soviet collapse and denuclearization of Belarus, Kazakhstan, and Ukraine, 1990-1994

Screening: Swagger by Olivier Babinet

Screening: Forgotten Light

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Book Presentation: Toscanini – Musician of conscience

Romantic Overtures: Music by Mozart, Mendelssohn, Schumann and Brahms for Piano 2 Hands and Strings

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Book talk with Alexander Cigale on Russian Absurd by Daniil Kharms

What is a ‘Minor’ Literature? Somali Italian Literature and Beyond

The Aesthetics of Water: Wellheads, Cisterns, and Fountains in the Venetian Dominion

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Putin’s politics and collective memories in Russia (2013-2015)

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A Conversation: Black Performance on the Outskirts of the Left

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Empress of the East: How a European Slave Became Queen of the Ottoman Empire

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The Kosovo-Serbia Dialogue

Photography Exhibition: Ester Havlova, Bound to Architecture

Film: La Chinoise by Jean-Luc Godard

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The Velvet Revolution in Photographs by Pavel Stecha

1980s: The Golden Age of Russian Rock

Panel Discussion: Roma Migrations, Stories from Italy and the USA

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Book Presentation: Le Notti Blu with author Chiara Marchelli and guest Jhumpa Lahiri

Panel – United Nations General Assembly: A Parliament of Humanity?

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Lecture: Hadrian’s World, leadership lessons from a Roman emperor

Europe 10 Years After the Crisis: Out of the Tunnel?

Book Launch and Discussion: Willi Brandt, The Life of a Statesman

The Two Sides of the Iron Curtain

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LGBT Discourse in Ukraine

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Merkel: Act IV – Germany and Europe After the September Elections

Film Screening – Tahrir: Liberation Square

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Film Screening: Les Gracieuses

Film Screening: Grand Hotel

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Lecture: German-Jewish History in the 21st Century

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Concert: From Dvorak to Piazzolla

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La Commune (Paris, 1871) by Peter Watkins; Cinema of Resistance Series

Films: Germans and Jews, Jewish Life in Contemporary Germany and the Legacy of the Holocaust

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The Kremlin’s Wars on the Internet

100 Year Anniversary of the 1917 Revolution- What Were They Thinking?

Mystic, teacher, troublemaker: Shimon Engel and the challenges of Hasidic yeshiva education in interwar Poland

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Italy at the Forefront: Innovation versus Constraints

Migrants, criminals and spies in the Italian Mediterranean

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1821: What Made It Greek and Revolutionary?

The Exterminating Angel

Concert: Bach, Gaubert, Gaubert, Koechlin and Brandts Buys

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Performance: A Musical and Literary Evening with Cédric Duroux, Patrick Ryan and Scott Matthew

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Panel: What if the Weimar Republic had Survived?

Film: The Assembly

The Babylonian Talmud Translation Project

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Panel: The Frankfurt School Knew Trump Was Coming

Richard Gere reads Italo Calvino

New Finnish Cinema: Little Wing – Tyttö nimeltä Varpu (2016)

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Film screening: “Mirrored Mountains. Altay”

Countering Modern Misinformation: The EU Experience

Rendered History: Reclaiming the Truth of War in the Former Yugoslavia

Ernie O’Malley Lecture: The Treasonous Irish

Normal Autistic Film

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Film Screening: Who Am I – No System is Safe

Lecture: Humanity and the Question of the Other

Halloween At the Mansion

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Productivity Growth in Italy: A tale of a slow-motion change

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Roundtable: Is Russia a Threat to the Western Balkans?

New Finnish Cinema: Absolution / Henkesi Edestä

Book Reading/Discussion: Merle Kroger’s “Collision”

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Conference: The Crisis of the Mediterranean Migration

Book Discussion: “Strangers in their Own Land” with Arlie Hothschild

Stanislaw Lem and the art of adaptation

Lecture: Christine Angot

6th Annual Tom Quinlan Lecture in Poetry

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Conference: The Crisis of the Mediterranean Migration

Film: “Tamara,” An Evening with Peter Kahane

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Jews In and After the 1917 Russian Revolution

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