Faculty Publications and Presentations

Kiril Avramov





The Slavic Connexion Podcast Network

"The Hidden Green Men" with Kiril Avramov
September 19, 2020
In this insider's episode hosted by Matt and newbie host Katherine, Intelligence Studies Project fellow Dr. Kiril Avramov discusses his new book, “Russia’s Hidden Armies,” Belarusian turmoil, and the anti-corruption protests continuing within Bulgaria. This was a packed session, so we hope you're ready for this. Enjoy!

"Rival Power: Russia's Challenge to the West in the Balkans"
with Dimitar Bechev (BALKAN CIRCLE series)
September 7, 2020
On this first session of the Balkan Circle, a lecture series of the Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies, Dimitar Bechev talks about his book "RIVAL POWER" and Russia's current foreign policy, particularly its role in the Balkans.

"Trust Me: The Politics of Conspiracy Theory" with Kiril Avramov
April 25, 2019
As a kickoff to the Information Wars Social Media Conference here at the University of Texas today, we are releasing this episode featuring one of UT's own speakers, Dr. Kiril Avramov, who is not only brilliant but one of the most caring and engaging educators on these Forty Acres! Listen to find out why he is easily one of students' favorite professors.









ICONO 14, Vol 19 

Eurosodom: Specifics of Weaponized Sexuality and Gender-Based Narratives
in Contemporary Russian and Pro-Russian Disinformation (2021)


 Ahmer Arif





Fulbright Poland Webinar

Troubling Matters: Disinformation and the challenges of more 'critical thinking'
The new media: between science and fiction
July 1, 2021
The webinar offers a nuanced look into disinformation campaigns and presents a researcher’s perspective on these phenomena. Join us for a presentation followed by a Q&A session, in which Dr. Ahmer Arif talks about human-centered responses to disinformation that go beyond mere fact checking.