Slavic and Eurasian Studies

Around the World with AE!

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 11:00 AM

SAC North Ballroom

Academic Enrichment Committee

Around the World with AE!

Film: The Truth About Killer Robots

Monday, October 21, 2019 • 6:00 PM

Alamo Drafthouse Mueller | 1911 Aldrich St #120

director Maxim Pozdorovkin in attendance

Film: The Truth About Killer Robots

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: Korkoro

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 • 6:45 PM

DFA 2.204

2009 • Tony Gatlif

Film: Korkoro

Austin Film Society: Provincial Actors

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 • 7:00 PM

AFS Cinema 6406 N I-35 Suite 3100

written and directed by Agnieszka Holland

Austin Film Society: Provincial Actors

Talk: Rebel with a Cause: An Introduction to the Life and Literary Works of Maria Arbatova

Thursday, October 24, 2019 • 1:30 PM

BUR 231

Dr. Elizabeth Rich

Maria Arbatova (left) with Elizabeth Rich

Symposium: Cultures of the Berlin Wall - from 1989 to 2019

Thursday, October 24, 2019 • 3:00 PM

Briscoe Center for American History SRH 2.106

Symposium: Cultures of the Berlin Wall - from 1989 to 2019

Austin Film Festival: The Witness

Thursday, October 24, 2019 • 8:15 PM

Hideout Theater | 617 Congress Ave

writer/director Mitko Panov (former UT professor) in attendance

Austin Film Festival: The Witness


Book Talk: LIfe Went on Anyway by Oleg Sentsov

Friday, October 25, 2019 • 2:00 PM

BUR 231

A conversation with Dr. Oksana Lutsyshyna and Will Evans

Book Talk: LIfe Went on Anyway by Oleg Sentsov

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

Austin Film Festival: The Witness

Tuesday, October 29, 2019 • 6:00 PM

Galaxy Highland Theater | 6700 Middle Fiskville Rd

Austin Film Festival: The Witness

Talk: Information Apocalypse

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 • 7:00 PM

St. Edward's University | Jones Auditorium

Major General (Ret.) Mari K. Eder, PhD United States Army

Talk: Information Apocalypse

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: Opening Reception and screening of Mr Jones

Friday, November 1, 2019 • 6:30 PM

Austin Film Society Cinema | 6406 N Interstate 35 Frontage Rd #3100

Screening followed by Q&A with Agnieszka Holland

Austin Polish Film Festival: Opening Reception and screening of Mr Jones

Moldavian Dance Party

Friday, November 1, 2019 • 7:00 PM

Hancock Recreation Center | 811 E 41st St

Moldavan Circle Dances with Hungarian Musicians

Moldavian Dance Party

Austin Polish Film Festival

Saturday, November 2, 2019

AFS Cinema | 6226 Middle Fiskville Road, Austin, TX

Screenings: MINOR GENOCIDE; 53 WARS; ANOTHER DAY OF LIFE; PLAYING HARD

Austin Polish Film Festival

Hungarian Táncház

Saturday, November 2, 2019 • 7:00 PM

Esquino Tango | 209 Pedernales St.

Hungarian Live Music and Food Truck

Hungarian Táncház

Austin Polish Film Festival

Sunday, November 3, 2019

AFS Cinema | 6226 Middle Fiskville Road, Austin, TX

Screenings: NINA; THE WALL OF MEXICO

Austin Polish Film Festival

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

Talk: Women/War/Peace

Thursday, November 7, 2019 • 2:00 PM

BUR 231

Aleksandra Hnatiuk

Talk: Women/War/Peace

Austin Polish Film Festival

Friday, November 8, 2019

AFS Cinema | 6226 Middle Fiskville Road, Austin, TX

Screenings: DOLCE FINE GIORNATA; BACK HOME

Austin Polish Film Festival


Austin Polish Film Festival

Saturday, November 9, 2019

AFS Cinema | 6226 Middle Fiskville Road, Austin, TX

Screenings: I AM LYING NOW; THE IRON BRIDGE; DOCUMENTARY (TBA); CORPUS CHRISTI; WAREWOLF

Austin Polish Film Festival

Bulgarika

Saturday, November 9, 2019 • 8:00 PM

Dancers Workshop | 11150 Research Blvd

Evening party with Bulgarian musicians

Bulgarika

Austin Polish Film Festival

Sunday, November 10, 2019

AFS Cinema | 6226 Middle Fiskville Road, Austin, TX

Screenings: ROCK 'N ROLL EDDIE; ALINA; THE MESSENGER

Austin Polish Film Festival

Talk: “A Storehouse of Models”: Russian Writers and the Irish Literary Revival, 1900-1940

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 • 2:00 PM

BUR 231

Dr. Muireann Maguire

Talk: “A Storehouse of Models”: Russian Writers and the Irish Literary Revival, 1900-1940

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

Info Session: Texas Intelligence Academy

Monday, November 18, 2019 • 5:30 PM

RLP 1.302E

Info Session: Texas Intelligence Academy

Panel Presentation: The Zelensky Phenomenon: Youth, Social Media and Democratic Dialogues in Ukraine

Wednesday, November 20, 2019 • 5:00 PM

RLP 1.302 D

Maya Patel, Lauren Nyquist, Abigail Kuchek, and Mary Neuburger

Panel Presentation: The Zelensky Phenomenon: Youth, Social Media and Democratic Dialogues in Ukraine

Talk: Dmitry Suslov, PhD

Thursday, November 21, 2019 • 7:00 PM

Jones Global Events Center | St. Edward's University

Talk: Dmitry Suslov, PhD

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)