Law, Politics and Society

Webinar | Subversive Dramaturgies: Protesting the Illiberal State

The European Studies Council and the Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies Program at Yale present the last webinar in the Virtual Colloquia Series on “Subversive Dramaturgies: Protesting the Illiberal State” featuring REEES Visiting Postdoctoral Fellow Dr. Aniko Szucs. Register Here to Attend the Zoom Webinar: https://yale.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_iL0_kvXURbauXoEPGCKk8g

CANCELLED: Europe and America: Twin Political Crises

*Please note that this event has been cancelled.*
The Jackson Institute for Global Affairs will host a lunchtime conversation with Anne Applebaum, a staff writer for The Atlantic and a Pulitzer-prize winning historian. She is also a Senior Fellow of International Affairs and Agora Fellow in Residence at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, where she co-directs LSE Arena, a program on disinformation and 21st century propaganda.
The conversation, which is open to the Yale community only, will be moderated by historian and Jackson professor Tim Snyder.

Attenberg (2010) Screening

Stuck in her boring factory town, twenty-three-year-old Marina is at the mercy of both her father’s impending death and her distaste for other humans.
Screening Followed by a Q&A with Director Athina Rachel Tsangari
Athina Rachel Tsangari was born on April 2, 1966 in Athens, Greece. She is a producer and director, known for Chevalier (2015), Before Midnight (2013) and Attenberg (2010).
The first film in a series on Weird Greek Wave: What’s So Weird About Contemporary Greek Cinema?

Transatlantic Security: A View from Estonia by His Excellency Jonatan Vseviov, Ambassador of Estonia to the US

The Baltic Studies Program of the MacMillan Center at Yale University, presents a public address by His Excellency Jonatan Vseviov, the Ambassador of Estonia to the United States. Ambassador Vseviov will discuss “Transatlantic Security: A View from Estonia”
Bio:
Jonatan Vseviov serves as Estonia´s Ambassador to the United States since August 2018. This is his third diplomatic posting in Washington, DC.

Trade Wars, Geopolitics and Brexit: EU Searching for a New Role in the New Decade

Trade tensions between the US and China, the shift of economic power towards Asia, the rise of Chinese and American digital giants, and geopolitical upheavals – these are just some of the reasons that propelled Europe to put together a geopolitical Commission for 2019-2024. As Brexit is now official, the EU is about to launch a re-think of its role and its priorities for the new decade within and without Europe.
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POSTPONED: Modern Europe Colloquium | Strangers at Home: Jewish Parisians and Berliners in the 20th Century

Due to Yale’s Covid-19 Policy, this event is postponed until further notice for next academic year. You can check the status of Yale’s response anytime at the COVID-19 website being regularly updated by the Office of Public Affairs and Communications.
The Modern Europe Colloquium presents Leora Ausländer, Arthur and Joann Rasmussen Professor of Western Civilization in the College; and Professor of Modern European Social History, at the University of Chicago, on “Strangers at Home: Jewish Parisians and Berliners in the Twentieth Century”

Light reception follows

CANCELLED: Modern Europe Colloquium | Antifascism in Exile: Ollie Harrington in East Germany

Due to Yale’s Covid-19 Policy, this event is cancelled. You can check the status of Yale’s response anytime at the COVID-19 website being regularly updated by the Office of Public Affairs and Communications.
The Modern Europe Colloquium presents Anna Duensing, doctoral candidate in History and African American Studies, at Yale University, on “Antifascism in Exile: Ollie Harrington in East Germany”

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