Material Culture and Social Change
Several events in 2014-15 will address this topic. Visit our Events page for details. Photo by Krisztina Fehervary
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Pussy Riot/Zona Prava
Click for video of Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina's appearance at the Michigan Theater. Photo by Peter Smith
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Zamek Królewski, Kraków
CREES has long been invested in making The University of Michigan a center of Polish studies in North America
CREES is the Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies at the University of Michigan’s International Institute. A long-time recipient of U.S. Department of Education Title VI grants, the center currently awards US/ED-supported Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships. CREES is home to the Copernicus Program in Polish Studies, and works alongside the Center for European Studies and Weiser Center for Emerging Democracies in association with the Ronald and Eileen Weiser Center for Europe and Eurasia.
- Krisztina Fehérváry wins 2014 William A Douglass Prize in Europeanist Anthropology January 9, 2015
- Book review: ‘Stalin: Volume 1, Paradoxes of Power, 1878-1928,’ by Stephen Kotkin December 19, 2014
- Who attacked Grozny and why? (in Russian) December 5, 2014
- CREES Noon Lecture. “Women, Vulnerability, and HIV in Eastern Europe and Central Asia.”
Speaker: Elizabeth King, assistant professor of health behavior and health education, U-M
- 1:30 PM
- Annual Copernicus Lecture. Interview with Tomasz Stanko.
Speaker: Tomasz Stańko, jazz trumpeter
- 7:00 PM
- UMS Concert. Balladyna. Tomasz Stanko, trumpet.