Tag: Socialism

Gender Equality in Law: Uncovering the Legacies of Czech State Socialism

Gender Equality in Law: Uncovering the Legacies of Czech State Socialism A Talk and Book Presentation by Barbara Havelkova, PhD Bohemian National Hall 321 E 73 Str, 3rd Floor New York City RSVP: newyork@svu2000.org Gender equality law in Czechia, as in...

/ September 13, 2017

Commons: Public Spaces After Socialism

Please join the East Central European Center and the Harriman Institute for a two day conference organized by Alan Timberlake and Angela Wheeler. For a century or more, citizens of the Eastern Bloc viewed public space as the primary setting...

/ April 28, 2017

Empire in the Album: Soviet Travel Photography and Generational Memories of Socialism Today

Please join us for a talk with Olga Shevchenko, Professor of Sociology at Williams College. This ‘show-and-tell” talk examines the ideological messages embedded in vernacular photographs preserved in private archived of former Soviet citizens. More specifically, it will focus on vernacular...

/ February 27, 2017

Narrating the Soviet Metropolis: Visual Culture, Underground Architectural Space, and the Moscow Metro

On February 17th, 2017 please join us for “Narrating the Soviet Metropolis: Visual Culture, Underground Architectural Space, and the Moscow Metro” featuring James T. Andrews of Iowa State University. The event is part of the Occasional series, sponsored by the...

/ February 17, 2017