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The UCLA Program in Experimental Critical Theory and the Art Center College of Design present three lectures by Alain Badiou, Ecole normale superieure, Paris. Cosponsored by the UCLA Center for European and Eurasian Studies. Dec 2-4, 2014.
Tuesday, December 02, 2014

CEES book talk with author David Frick, UC Berkeley, Slavic Languages and Literatures. Discussant: TBA.
Thursday, January 15, 2015
12:00 PM
10383 Bunche Hall

CEES book talk by author Charles King, Georgetown University, International Affairs and Government. Discussant TBA.
Thursday, February 26, 2015
12:00 PM
10383 Bunche Hall

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Poland past and present

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Polish intellectual and journalist Adam Michnik spoke about the development of the democracy in Poland from the communist period to the present day.

Putin's gamble leaves him with bad choices

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

"By supplying weapons to the rebel militias, with their strange mix of intelligence agents, local thugs and trigger-happy Russian volunteers, Putin made himself a hostage to their brutish blundering," says UCLA political scientist Dan Treisman in a CNN editorial.

Elite political practice trumps economic and social change in Russia

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

UCLA historian Arch Getty contends that an archaic system of personal, patrimonial power has continued uninterrupted in Russia since at least the 17th century.

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