Events

Below is a full list of upcoming and ongoing Havighurst Center-related events. See menu on the left to view detailed schedules of our annual lectures and conferences.

SPRING 2019 

 

FEBRUARY

February 11   
Havighurst Colloquia Series—Russian Media Strategies at Home and Abroad
Sarah Oates, University of Maryland, Social Media and the News: The Russians Might be the Least of Our Problems
2:50pm-4:10pm HRN 202

February 25   
Havighurst Colloquia Series—Russian Media Strategies at Home and Abroad
Joshua Tucker, New York University, For Whom the Bot Tolls: Theorizing, Finding, and Analyzing Russian Political Twitter Bots
2:50pm-4:10pm HRN 202

February 27   Leonid Volkov, former campaign director for Navalny

MARCH

March 1         
Elizabeth Dunn (ATH), 1:15pm

March 4         
Havighurst Colloquia Series—Russian Media Strategies at Home and Abroad
Megan Metzger, Stanford University, Russian Media Abroad: RT News Online and Russia’s Foreign Policy
2:50pm-4:10pm HRN 202

March 5-15   
Victoria Lomasko, Artist in Residence

March 7         
Alumni Lecture
Emily Walton, George Washington University

March 8         
Theofanis Stavrou, Harrison 204, 4:30pm

March 11       
Katherine Verdery

March 13       
Vojin Majstorovic, University of Toronto (Silano) (one night at Elms-12th)

March 18       
Havighurst Colloquia Series—Russian Media Strategies at Home and Abroad
Arturas Rozenas, New York University, How Autocrats Manipulate Economic News: Evidence from Russia’s State Controlled Television
2:50pm-4:10pm HRN 202

March 25-29  SPRING BREAK

APRIL

April 4-6
Annual Young Researchers Conference: Technologies and Narratives of Truth and Power 

April 8
Havighurst Colloquia Series—Russian Media Strategies at Home and Abroad
Steven Wilson, University of Nevada, Reno, Social Media in the Former Soviet World
2:50pm-4:10pm HRN 202

April 15: Havighurst Colloquia Series: Russian Media Strategies at Home and Abroad
Jaclyn Kerr, Center for Global Security Research, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
2:50pm-4:10pm HRN 202

April 22:        
Havighurst Colloquia Series—Russian Media Strategies at Home and Abroad
Elena Rodina, Northwestern University
2:50pm-4:10pm HRN 202

April 23   
Annual Havighurst Lecture       
Herta Muller, 2009 Nobel Prize Winner in Literature
Shideler 152, 4:30p

April 28-30   
Maria Popova (Venelin)