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- 13th International Postgraduate Conference on Central & Eastern Europe
- UCL SSEES Graduate Open Day
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- Round Table Discussion: Anti-Soviet Resistance in the Baltic States
- Exhibition: Under Alien Skies: Lithuanian People in Soviet Hard Labour Camps and Exile in 1940-1958
- SSEES Student Talks - Russia, Syria & the question of intervention
- Storming the Winter Palace - Photographic Competition
- A Portrait of the Artist as a Political Dissident: The Life and Work of Aleksandar Petrović
- Promoting Knowledge of Less-widely Used Languages through Language Qualifications: a Hungarian ECL Examination Study Day
- SSEES Alumni Careers Event: Public Service & NGOs
- Scepticism and Hope: Contemporary Slovak Poetry
- Guilt, responsibility and denial: The past at stake in post-Milošević Serbia
- Slavoj Žižek and Srećko Horvat on What Does Europe Want?
- SSEES Alumni Association: Utopia Ltd at GRAD gallery
- But What if They Exaggerate Their Age? Language, Culture, and Language-based Knowledge in Large Dataset Collection
- Stalinist Cinema and the Search for Audiences: Liubov' Orlova and the Case for Star Studies - Dr John Haynes (University of Essex).
- Inaugural Lecture - Professor Susan Morrissey
- Lithuania and its neighbours
- SLOVO Event: Film screening of the Phil Collin’s film 'Why I don’t speak Serbian'
- Inaugural Lecture
- Post-Graduate Conference: New Research in Language-Based Area Studies
- Social Sciences Research Students Seminar Series
- SSEES Alumni Association
- SSEES Employers Forum 2014
- Shakespeare and Držić: Uncanny Affinities
- 25 Years of the Central European Initiative & 25 Years from the Fall of the Iron Curtain
- Health in Russia in 2020: A return to Normality?
- Baltic Symposium 2014
- Special SSEES Guest Lecture
- Uncertainty and Economic Forecasting
- Telling Mother Tongues. Ponglish: Playing with Words
- Telling Mother Tongues. I am Polish: Meet the Artists
- You Must Read This Book!
- Platform Ukraine Project Launch
- Area Studies Without Borders
- UCL Undergraduate Open Day
- New Directions in Russian and Soviet Cinema Studies
- University of London Open Days
'Putin, Crimea and the Symbolism of Post-Soviet Power' by Professor Paul R Josephson
Publication date: Apr 4, 2014 5:16:26 PM
May 2, 2014 2:30:00 PM
End: May 2, 2014 3:45:00 PM
Location: Room 433, SSEES 16 Taviton Street, London WC1H 0BW
Special SSEES Guest Lecture
Paul Josephson is a historian of science and technology and an environmental history at Colby College in Waterville, Maine, where he is professor of history and has served as chairman of the History, International Studies, and STS (Science, Technology, and Society) Departments. His focus is the history of big science and technology in the 20th century, especially that in Russia and the former Soviet Union.
The author of 11 books, Josephson covers history of physics, history of technology, environmental history, science policy, and Soviet history. His New Atlantis Revisited, a history of Akademgorodok (Novosibirsk), won the Shulman Prize of the American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies in 1998. He is author of The Conquest of the Russian Arctic (Harvard, 2014) which considers Russian imperial and strategic efforts in the Arctic.
Chaired by Professor Slavo Radošević