Multimedia

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

2015-16 | Archive

Taking the Place of Stalin: The Story of Late Communism. CREES Noon Lecture by Paulina Bren, adjunct assistant professor in the multidisciplinary programs, Vassar College. Sponsors: Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies; Center for European Studies. January 20, 2016 video

Feminism in Russia. CREES Noon Lecture by Natalia L. Pushkareva, professor, leading research fellow, and head of the Women’s and Gender Studies Department, Institute of Ethnology and Anthropology, Russian Academy of Sciences. Sponsors: Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies; Institute for Research on Women and Gender. December 2, 2015. video

The Russian Economy in 2015. WCED Lecture by Konstantin Sonin, professor of public policy, Harris School of Public Policy, University of Chicago. Sponsors: Weiser Center for Emerging Democracies; Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies. November 17, 2015. video

The Symbolic Economies of Postsocialist Nationalism in Hungary. CREES Noon Lecture by Virág Molnár, associate professor of sociology, The New School for Social Research. Sponsors: Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies; Center for European Studies. November 4, 2015. video

Corruption as a Last Resort: Adapting to the Market in Central Asia. CREES Noon Lecture by Kelly McMann (PhD political science ’00), associate professor of political science, Case Western Reserve University; research associate, CREES, U-M. Sponsors: Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies; Islamic Studies Program; Weiser Center for Emerging Democracies. October 28, 2015. video

A New Cold War? Russia’s Confrontation with the West. WCED Lecture by Ambassador Michael A. McFaul, professor of political science; director and senior fellow, Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies; Peter and Helen Bing Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution; Stanford University. Sponsors: Weiser Center for Emerging Democracies; Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies. October 21, 2015. video

The Value of Labor, the Science of Commodification, or "How Did the Work Unit Get Made?” CREES Noon Lecture by Martha Lampland, associate professor of sociology, University of California, San Diego. Sponsors: Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies; Center for European Studies. October 14, 2015. video

Supply-Side Socialism: Conceptualizing Consumption in the Polish People’s Republic. CREES Noon Lecture by Brian Porter-Szűcs, Arthur F. Thurnau Professor of History, U-M. Sponsors: Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies; Center for European Studies; Copernicus Program in Polish Studies. September 30, 2015. video

Experiments in Legal Pluralism: Sharia Law as Minority Right in Interwar Yugoslavia. CES/ISP Lecture by Emily Greble, associate professor of history, City College of New York. Sponsors: Center for European Studies; Islamic Studies Program; Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies. September 21, 2015. video

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