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Symposium on Contemporary Russia

November 7, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
325 Botany, 618 Charles E Young Dr S
Los Angeles, CA 90095 United States
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Five undergraduate and graduate student presentations on contemporary Russian culture and politics


Program

4:00-4:40
Yana Demeshko   |   Slavic, East European and Eurasian Languages and Cultures
“A Fifth Estate: The Contribution of Urban and Rural Youth to Russia’s Political Landscape”

Leanna Kramer  |   Global Studies   |   Slavic, East European and Eurasian Languages and Cultures
“The Era of Fake News: An Examination of the History of Russian Disinformation”

4:50-5:10
Ashley Blum   |   Political Science
“Xenophobia in Russia: Dynamics of Public Opinion”

5:10-5:30
Sasha Razor   |   Slavic, East European and Eurasian Languages and Cultures
“Graphic Narratives in Contemporary Russia (Graphic Novels and Comic Books)”

5:30-5:50
Dane Reighard  |   Slavic, East European and Eurasian Languages and Cultures
“Trends in Contemporary Russian Film”

5:50-6:00
Closing remarks

Program



From left to right:
Yana Demeshko, Ashley Blum, Leanna Kramer, Dane Reighard, and Sasha Razor

Details

Date:
November 7, 2018
Time:
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Susan Kresin
Email:
kresin@humnet.ucla.edu

Venue

325 Botany
618 Charles E Young Dr S
Los Angeles, CA 90095 United States
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