Colloquia

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Each semester, the Havighurst Center hosts the Havighurst Colloquia Series. This lecture series, which is attached to an undergraduate, cross-listed topics course focusing on Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies (REEES), is comprised of invited guest speakers who lecture on some aspect of the topic being taught that particular semester.

FALL 2020
Central Asia under Khans, Tsars, and Commissars 

History and cultures of the Stans and neighboring regions from the 18th to the 21st century. Nomads and farmers, traditionalists and reformers, national intelligentsia and Islamic clergy, colonizers and colonized, collectivization and collective memory, democratization and bloodshed.

For the first time, this Havighurst colloquium will feature an all-remote lecture series with scholars from around the globe.

Organizer: Dr. Daniel Prior (HST) 
Mondays, 11:40am-1:00pm, Harrison Hall 202