Slavic and Eurasian Studies


Film Screening: (Students Only) Learning via Subtitling (LvS) in the Turkish Language Classroom

Friday, September 20, 2019 • 3:00 PM

CAL 516

Film Screening of a classic Turkish melodrama (Sultan, Dir. Kartal Tibet, 1978)

Film Screening: (Students Only) Learning via Subtitling (LvS) in the Turkish Language Classroom

Polish Harvest Festival

Sunday, September 22, 2019 • 10:00 AM

Our Lady of Czestochowa Roman Catholic Church | 1731 Blalock Road Houston, Texas 77080

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

Polish Harvest Festival

Balkan Circle: Subject Positions in Martha Bibescu's Multilingual Epistolarity

Friday, September 27, 2019 • 12:00 PM

BUR 231

Keith Wagner

Balkan Circle: Subject Positions in Martha Bibescu's Multilingual Epistolarity

Talk: Dovlatov & Russian Literature in America with Alexander Genis

Monday, September 30, 2019 • 1:00 PM

BUR 231

Talk: Dovlatov & Russian Literature in America with Alexander Genis

Digital Scholars in Practice

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 • 12:00 PM

PCL Learning Lab 3

Dr. Vladislav Beronja

Digital Scholars in Practice

Info Session: Maymester: Irkutsk, Russia

Wednesday, October 2, 2019 • 4:00 PM

BUR 231

Info Session: Maymester: Irkutsk, Russia

Balkan Circle: European Discourse on Press Freedom: Bulgaria, Greece, Hungary, & Italy

Friday, October 4, 2019 • 12:00 PM

BUR 231

Aleksej Demjanski

Balkan Circle: European Discourse on Press Freedom: Bulgaria, Greece, Hungary, & Italy

Balkan Circle: Archive and Outrage: The Holocaust Fictions of Daša Drndić

Friday, October 11, 2019 • 12:00 PM

BUR 231

Dr. Vladislav Beronja

Balkan Circle: Archive and Outrage: The Holocaust Fictions of Daša Drndić

Info Session: Maymester: Irkutsk, Russia

Thursday, October 17, 2019 • 12:00 PM

BUR 231

Info Session: Maymester: Irkutsk, Russia

Balkan Circle: Collective Shame and the Tension of "Race Talk" in Albania

Friday, October 18, 2019 • 12:00 PM

BUR 231

Dr. Chelsi West Ohueri

Balkan Circle: Collective Shame and the Tension of

Talk: Active Measures Renaissance: Specifics of Contemporary Russian Political Warfare

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 • 6:00 PM

Angelo State University | Academic Building | RM 135

Dr. Kiril Avramov | Russian Enrichment Program: Angelo State University

Talk: Active Measures Renaissance: Specifics of Contemporary Russian Political Warfare

Film: Provincial Actors

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 • 7:00 PM

written and directed by Agnieszka Holland

Film: Provincial Actors


Austin Film Society: Secret Garden

Sunday, October 27, 2019 • 12:00 PM

AFS Cinema 6406 N I-35 Suite 3100

Family-friendly screening

Austin Film Society: Secret Garden

Info Session: Maymester: Irkutsk, Russia

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 • 4:00 PM

BUR 231

Info Session: Maymester: Irkutsk, Russia

Austin Film Society: Europa, Europa

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 • 7:30 PM

AFS Cinema 6406 N I-35 Suite 3100

This screening will feature a post-film conversation with visiting writer/director Agnieszka Holland.

Austin Film Society: Europa, Europa

Austin Polish Film Festival: Mr. Jones

Friday, November 1, 2019

a film by Agnieszka Holland

Austin Polish Film Festival: Mr. Jones


Info Session: FLAS Fellowship Program

Monday, November 4, 2019 • 12:00 PM

GEB 3.312

Funding Available to Undergraduate and Graduate Students

Info Session: FLAS Fellowship Program

Info Session: FLAS Fellowship Program

Monday, November 4, 2019 • 1:00 PM

GEB 3.312

Funding for Undergraduate and Graduate Students

Info Session: FLAS Fellowship Program


American Friends of the Czech Republic Annual Meeting

Thursday, November 14, 2019

AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center | 1900 University Ave, Austin, TX

with panel discussions


Balkan Circle: TBD

Friday, November 15, 2019 • 12:00 PM

BUR 231

Frane Karabatic

Balkan Circle: TBD

Talk: Dmitry Suslov, PhD

Thursday, November 21, 2019 • 7:00 PM

Jones Global Events Center | St. Edward's University

Program Director of the Valdai Discussion Club and Deputy Director at the Center for Comprehensive European and International Studies, National Research University Higher School of Economics, Moscow, Russia


Balkan Circle: EU Failures in the Western Balkans

Friday, November 22, 2019 • 12:00 PM

BUR 231

Mirta Baselovic

Balkan Circle: EU Failures in the Western Balkans

Balkan Circle: Muslim Conversion to Bulgarian Orthodoxy in Early Post-Ottoman Bulgaria

Friday, December 6, 2019 • 12:00 PM

BUR 231

Mehmet Celik

Balkan Circle: Muslim Conversion to Bulgarian Orthodoxy in Early Post-Ottoman Bulgaria

Workshop: Environment as State, Nation, and Mutual Heritage: The Political Nature of 'Mountain' Solidarity in the Caucasus, 1903–1924

Monday, December 9, 2019 • 12:00 PM

GAR 4.100

Dr. Leone Musgrave, Southern Federal University in Rostov-on-Don (Russia)