Multimedia

Welcome to the CES multimedia archive. Audio and video recordings of CES programs are available below, and many can also be viewed on the CES YouTube channel.

2014-15 | Archive

The Foreign Queen and the Ultranationalist Legionaries: Early 20th-Century Appropriations and Manipulations of the Romanian Peasant Dress. CREES Noon Lecture by Corina Kesler (PhD comparative literature ’11), research fellow, Michigan-Mellon Project on Egalitarianism and the Metropolis, U-M. Sponsors: Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies; Center for European Studies. April 1, 2015. video

The Role of the European Union in the Global Governance of Transnational Crime. Conversations on Europe lecture by Juan Pablo Soriano, postdoctoral researcher and lecturer in international relations, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Sponsor: Center for European Studies. March 30, 2015. video | slides

Noble Academies as a European Model of Aristocratic Education. Annual Distinguished Lecture on Europe by Jean Boutier, Chair of Comparative History of the European Aristocracy from the 16th to the 18th Century and director of studies, École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales. Sponsor: Center for European Studies. March 10, 2015. video

Globalizing Knowledge with Michigan, Polish, Kosovar, and Ukrainian Accents. CREES Noon Lecture with Michael D. Kennedy, professor of sociology and international studies, Brown University. Sponsors: Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies; Center for European Studies; Copernicus Program in Polish Studies. February 25, 2015. video

Denial of Violence: Ottoman Past, Turkish Present, and Collective Violence against the Armenians, 1789-2009. CREES Noon Lecture by Fatma Müge Göçek, professor of sociology and women’s studies, U-M. Sponsors: Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies; Armenian Studies Program; Center for European Studies. January 14, 2015. video

WCEE Student Presentations. Graduate and undergraduate student presentations on summer research and internship experiences. Benjamin Pearson, Jean Monnet Fellowship, PhD Communication Studies; Benjamin Newman, Kabcenell New Europe Grant, BA German/History; Mark Kluk, WCEE Summer Research and Internship Grant, MD/MPH Health Management and Policy; Marisa Xheka, WCEE Summer Research and Internship Grant, BA History/Political Science; Polina Fradkin, WCEE Summer Research and Internship Grant, BA International Studies/Russian. Sponsors: Center for European Studies; Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies; Weiser Center for Emerging Democracies. November 5, 2014. video

Rewriting Scotland and the United Kingdom. Conversations on Europe lecture by Robert Crawford, professor of modern Scottish literature and Bishop Wardlaw Professor of Poetry, University of St Andrews. Sponsors: Center for European Studies, Weiser Center for Emerging Democracies. October 28, 2014. video

An Anthropology of Romania’s Secret Police. CREES Lecture by Katherine Verdery, Julien J. Studley Faculty Scholar and Distinguished Professor of Anthropology, Graduate Center of the City University of New York. Sponsors: Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies; Center for European Studies; Department of Anthropology; Weiser Center for Emerging Democracies. October 21, 2014. video

Albania: Emerging Democracy towards the European Union. WCED Lecture by Bujar Nishani, President of Albania. Sponsors: Weiser Center for Emerging Democracies; Center for European Studies; Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies. September 29, 2014. video

Local Shocks: The Far Right in the 2014 European Elections. WCED Lecture by Cas Mudde, associate professor of international affairs, University of Georgia. Sponsors: Weiser Center for Emerging Democracies, Center for European Studies. September 23, 2014. video