Upcoming Events


CEES book talk with author Richard Anderson, UCLA, Political Science. Discussant: John Agnew, UCLA, Geography.
Thursday, November 06, 2014
12:00 PM
10383 Bunche Hall

Film Screenings Friday, November 7 (6:00 pm) and Sunday, November 9 (1:00 pm).
Friday, November 07, 2014

TCL Chinese Theatre 1

Film Screenings Friday, November 7 (6:30 pm) and Saturday, November 8 (1:15 pm).
Friday, November 07, 2014

TCL Chinese Theatres 2 and 3

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Recent News & Announcements


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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