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The Erdogan Era in Turkey and Its Legacy

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4.8.22 RWO Conference Panel 3&4

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Princeton University Chamber Choir - "FIGURE HUMAINE"

The Princeton University Chamber Choir performs Poulenc's extraordinary cantata Figure humaine, a work written during the Nazi occupation of France, paired with Mary Lou Williams' choral…

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Freedom and Self-Determination in Times of Aggression

As the world grapples with the ongoing Russian aggression against Ukraine and its tragic consequences, the right to self-determination and the sovereign equality of States are challenged in the most…

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Why Don't Russians Rebel? Putin’s war and political opposition in Russia

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TRI Talk- The Future Of Syria

A major question for observers and students of the Middle East relates to the future of Syria. Until now, the situation in the country can best be described as statis, with no realistic solutions…

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FPUL Small Talk: 'The Greek World: Before and After 1821' with Professor Molly Greene

Molly Greene, professor of history and Hellenic studies and director of the Program in Hellenic Studies, will outline the contours of the Greek world from the 15th through the early 20th centuries, a…

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A Tale of Two Collections: The Icons of Nikolai Likhachev and Ilya Ostroukhov

“We always imagine Russian culture in the form of a diptych, in which one wing is Petersburg and the other Moscow,” the critic Abram Efros wrote in 1921. “In the field of Russian…

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Boris Nemtsov’s Transformation of Russian Politics

A special event discussion with Zhanna Nemtsova, the co-Founder of the Boris Nemtsov Foundation for Freedom, and Mikhail Fishman, journalist and filmmaker.

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Power and Paint: The Patronage of Women Artists at the Court of Catherine II

Catherine the Great’s passion for the arts served a vital role in her efforts to position herself as a paragon of the Enlightenment. With avaricious focus she snaffled celebrated art…

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Russia’s Political Crisis – Navalnyi’s in Jail: Now What?

A special event lecture with Leonid Volkov, chief of staff and political director of Alexei Navalnyi’s opposition campaign.Sponsored by the Program in Russian, East European, and Eurasian…

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The Hermitage or a “museum” in 1770 according to Catherine the Great

Why did Catherine the Great build the entire complex of the Hermitage ? This question could constitute the main thread in our presentation. Behind the origins of the Hermitage was the initial idea of…

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The Biden Administration and US-Russia Relations in a Time of Change

The Liechtenstein Institute on Self-Determination (LISD) hosted a public panel on the Biden administration's strategy for US-Russia relations and the challenges and opportunities presented in a…

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Challenges to Russian Authoritarianism: Is Putin Forever?

In 2020, Russia underwent constitutional changes, aimed at possible extension of Vladimir Putin’s term in office until 2036. Top state officials openly declares the goal of…

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How to be a European: Collecting Drawings in Imperial Russia

Catherine the Great founded the now internationally-renowned drawings collection of the Hermitage Museum with the purchase in 1768 of the cabinet of Count Charles Cobenzl (Brussels). At a time when…

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The Yusupovs in Paris: Building a Collection

The Yusupovs are renowned for their patronage and significant art collection established by Prince Nikolai Borisovich (1750-1831). Largely studied since the 19th century and more recently, this…

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