Upcoming events at the Aleksanteri Institute

25.1.2018
Visiting Fellows' Seminar Series: Maria Smirnova (University of Manchester, UK): The Politics of Memory Laws in Contemporary Russia
TIME: 2.15 pm
VENUE: Aleksanteri Institute, Unioninkatu 33, 2nd floor Meeting room

1.2.2018
Visiting Fellows' Seminar Series: Sergiu Buscaneanu (King’s College London, UK): Regime Dynamics in EUs Eastern Neighbourhood
TIME: 2.15 pm
VENUE: Aleksanteri Institute, Unioninkatu 33, 2nd floor Meeting room

2.2.2018
Second meeting of the Digital Russia Studies network: Methodology workshop with Prof. Arto Mustajoki (UH) “The research use of Integrum database from a wider perspective”.

8.2.2018
Visiting Fellows' Seminar Series: Libora Oates-Indruchová (University of Graz, Austria): Scholarly Publishing and Censorship in Late State Socialism: Snakes and Ladders
TIME: 2.15 pm
VENUE: Aleksanteri Institute, Unioninkatu 33, 2nd floor Meeting room

15.2.2018

Visiting Fellows' Seminar Series: Atsushi Ogushi (Keio University, Japan): Opposition Bloc in Ukraine: a Clientelistic Party with Fewer Administrative Resources
TIME: 2.15 pm
VENUE: Aleksanteri Institute, Unioninkatu 33, 2nd floor Meeting room

16.2.2018
Workshop Political and Economic Elites in Russia and Ukraine in Comparative Perspective
TIME:10:00 am - 4:20 pm
VENUE: Aleksanteri Institute, Unioninkatu 33, 2nd floor Meeting room

1.3.2018
Visiting Fellows' Seminar Series: Judith Pallot (Christ Church College and University of Oxford, UK): Squaring the Circle: the Impact of Soviet Legacies in the Russian Prison System Today
TIME: 2.15 pm
VENUE: Aleksanteri Institute, Unioninkatu 33, 2nd floor Meeting room

22.3.2018
Visiting Fellows' Seminar Series: Marcello Musto (York University, Canada): The Late Marx and the Controversy on the Development of Capitalism in Russia
TIME: 2.15 pm
VENUE: Aleksanteri Institute, Unioninkatu 33, 2nd floor Meeting room

5.4.2018
Visiting Fellows' Seminar Series: Ben Noble (University College London, School of Slavonic and East European Studies, UK): Bulldogs in the Duma: Executive Factionalism and Lawmaking in Russia
TIME: 2.15 pm
VENUE: Aleksanteri Institute, Unioninkatu 33, 2nd floor Meeting room

26.4.2018
Visiting Fellows' Seminar Series: Olga Gurova (Aalborg University, Denmark): Patriotism and Creative (Counter-)Conduct: a Case of Russian Fashion Designers
TIME: 2.15 pm
VENUE: Aleksanteri Institute, Unioninkatu 33, 2nd floor Meeting room

3.5.2018
Visiting Fellows' Seminar Series: Ivan Tchalakov (University of Plovdiv, Bulgaria): Neoliberal Economics and Socialist Planning 1984–2004: NASA, Russian Space Agency and New Space Entrepreneurship
TIME: 2.15 pm
VENUE: Aleksanteri Institute, Unioninkatu 33, 2nd floor Meeting room

31.5.2018
Visiting Fellows' Seminar Series: Andrea Prontera (University of Macerata, Italy): Forms of State and the Politics of Consumer–Producer Cooperation: Italy, Russia and the Great Reconfiguration in East–West Energy Relations
TIME: 2.15 pm
VENUE: Aleksanteri Institute, Unioninkatu 33, 2nd floor Meeting room

14.6.2018
Visiting Fellows' Seminar Series: Vlad Strukov (University of Leeds, UK): From Telepresence to Surveillance: Russian media in the 21st century 
TIME: 2.15 pm
VENUE: Aleksanteri Institute, Unioninkatu 33, 2nd floor Meeting room

24–26.10.2018
The 18th Annual Aleksanteri Conference Liberation – Freedom – Democracy? 1918–1968–2018 will take place in Helsinki on October 24–26, 2018. Call for Panels and Papers will be published by 15 February 2018 and will be open until 13 May 2018. More information at the conference website.