Russian and East European Studies

Film Screening: 9 Years of Displacement

Film Screening: 9 Years of Displacement
Wednesday, 29 November, 2017 -
12:00 to 13:30
Syndicate Room, St Antony's College

This film,  Nine Years of Displacement, deals with the aftermath of Georgia-Russian War of 2008. It takes a close look at the Tserovani Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) Settlement, and how people’s lives have changed since losing their homes to Russian forces.

Mr Tornike Koplatadze

REES Academics Visit Moscow for Research and to Observe Events Related to the 100th Anniversary of the Great Bolshevik Revolution of 1917

On Sunday 5th October Professors Chris Davis and Chris Gerry of REES travelled to Moscow together for academic work related to their joint and individual projects on economics of health and health reform in Russia.

Georgian Seminar Series: The Construction of Royal/Imperial Authority in Georgia and Byzantium in the Age of Davit IV and Alexios I Komnenos, ca. 1081–1125

Thursday, 9 November, 2017 - 17:00
Syndicate Room, St Antony's College, University of Oxford

The end of the eleventh century was a turbulent period that witnessed a serious geostrategic reconfiguration of the Byzantine and Caucasian political maps.

Sandro Nikolaishvili (Ph.D. Candidate, Central European University, Budapest)

(Post)socialisms in a Global Context

Thursday, 2 November, 2017 - 15:30
School of Anthropology and Museum Ethnography, 43 Banbury Road, Seminar room on the lower level

DPhil student Nikolay Erofeev from the Department of History will present a paper entitled "Agrocities: the Soviet state-led project for urbanisation of the countryside and its post-socialist transformation." Please see the abstract

Nikolay Erofeev, Department of History (University of Oxford)


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