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The Russian and East European Institute hosts a variety of academic and cultural events throughout the year, including lectures with visiting scholars, film screenings, panels, conferences and more, often in collaboration with colleagues at the Russian Studies Workshop, the Hamilton Lugar School of Global and International Studies, the Department of Slavic and Eastern European Languages and Cultures, and the Inner Asian and Uralic Resource Center, and many other departments, centers, and schools across campus.


This year’s Annual Convention of the Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies (ASEEES), will be held in San Francisco, CA on November 23 – 26, 2019 at the San Francisco Marriott Marquis (780 Mission St). IU faculty, staff, and students will present papers and serve as chairs or discussants at over twenty-five panels and roundtables. REEI is a Platinum Sponsor of the event.

On April 3 - 5, 2019, REEI hosted Professor Marina Berezhnaya, who chairs the Department of TV and Radio Journalism and Mass Communications at Saint Petersburg State University.

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