Upcoming Events

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 5:00pm
Languages 320
Alisa Ganieva grew up in Makhachkala, the capital of the southern Russian republic of Dagestan in the Caucasus region. Her debut novella, Salam tebe, Dalgat (Salaam to you, Dalgat), was published under a male pseudonym. It won the prestigious Debut Prize in 2009, and Ganieva revealed her true... Read More »
Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 6:30pm
Social Sciences 139 LaBarre
The closer one looks at the history of the Warsaw Uprising, the more one realizes that the overwhelming majority of people involved can't be unambiguously classified as either saintly heroes or monstrous villains. Again and again, we find stories of seemingly decent people doing horrible things, of... Read More »
Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 4:00pm
Perkins Library 218
A graduate of the Drama Centre at the University of Toronto (PhD) and of Theatre Studies at the Jagiellonian University in Kraków (MA), Tamara Trojanowska has also formerly held an Oxford University scholarship and an internship at the Royal Dramatic Theatre in Stockholm. She has taught at... Read More »
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 6:00pm
Social Sciences 139 LaBarre
"Please join us in celebrating 100 years of Poland's regained independence. Every two weeks in Fall 2018, we will present one Polish cinematic masterpiece illustrating selected moments from Polish history. Before each film, we will host excellent speakers - experts in Slavic Studies - providing... Read More »