Aleksanteri Institute Visiting Fellows Research Seminars

This series of seminars presents ongoing work of the Visiting Fellows and other guest researchers of the Aleksanteri Institute.

To find out more about the Visiting Scholars Programme, please see


Programme Spring 2014

Time: Thursdays, starting at 14:15
Venue: Aleksanteri Institute, Unioninkatu 33, Meeting room 2nd floor

Please note that this programme may be subject to change.

27 February
Helena Goscilo,
The Ohio State University, USA
Graphic Ideology: The Soviet Poster from Stalin to Yeltsin

27 March
Julia Gerlach,
Free University of Berlin, Germany
From Crisis to Development: Putin’s Narrative of Stability

24 April
Irina Busygina
, Moscow State University, Russia
Multilevel Policy of the EU Towards Russia and Russia’s Possible Responses

8 May
Alexei Yurchak,
University of California-Berkley, USA
Lenin's body: the politics of science and history

22 May
Martin Dimitrov, Tulane University, New Orleans, USA
Dictatorship and Information: Autocratic Regime Resilience in Communist Europe and China

You are warmly welcome to attend the Visiting Fellows research seminars!
Please register your participation before each seminar to Sigrid Kaasik-Krogerus (

For more information, please contact Sigrid Kaasik-Krogerus (