Dalla censura e dal Samizdat alla libertà di stampa
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Dalla censura e dal Samizdat alla libertà di stampa

Dalla censura e dal Samizdat alla libertà di stampa URSS 1917-1990 Università degli Studi, Milano Atrio Aula Magna 26 settembre-1 ottobre 2016 Memorial Internazional, Memorial Italia, Fondazione Cariplo, Università degli Studi di Milano

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The History of Russia
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The History of Russia

The History of Russia Moscow’s Multimedia Art Museum and Yandex — the country’s largest search engine — recently joined forces to launch an online photo bank, bringing together photographs not only from museums and public archives but also from personal collections across the world’s largest nation. The portal, simply called “The History of Russia,” received support from the Ministry of Culture and the Federal Agency on Press and Mass...

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In NATO’s Backyard
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In NATO’s Backyard

IVAN LAKOVIĆ AND DMITAR TASIĆ The Tito–Stalin Split and Yugoslavia’s Military Opening toward the West, 1950–1954 In NATO’s Backyard Yugoslav military cooperation with West emerged after the country’s split with the U.S.S.R. and its allies in 1948. It came as a surprise for many, since Yugoslavia used to be one of the staunchest followers of Soviet politics. However, faced with possible military escalation of the...

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CfP: Post-Communism 25+
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CfP: Post-Communism 25+

Post-Communism 25+: Reflections on Social, Economic & Political Transitions Issyk Kul, Kyrgyzstan 6-8 October 2016 Deadline for submitting abstracts: 29 July 2016 On collapse of the Soviet Union, George Kennan, the American author of the seminal 1947 cable “Sources of Soviet Conduct,” wrote in 1995 that he found it “hard to think of any event more strange and startling, and … more inexplicable, than the sudden and total...

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CfP: Jewish Underground Culture in the post-Stalinist Soviet Union
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CfP: Jewish Underground Culture in the post-Stalinist Soviet Union

Call for Proposals for a Special Issue of East European Jewish Affairs “Jewish Underground Culture in the post-Stalinist Soviet Union: Clandestine Communities, Multimedia, and the Poetics of Nonconformity” Guest Editor: Klavdia Smola Abstract Deadline: July 15, 2016 In addition to the powerful Zionist movement and the struggle for the right to emigrate to Israel (aliyah), the semi-tabooization of Jewry in the Soviet Union...

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Cultures visuelles: histoire croisée du regard soviétique
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Cultures visuelles: histoire croisée du regard soviétique

ECOLE DES HAUTES ETUDES EN SCIENCES SOCIALES CULTURES VISUELLES : HISTOIRE CROISEE DU REGARD SOVIETIQUE 2015-2016 Juliette Milbach, Cécile Pichon-Bonin, Valérie Pozner, Gábor T. Rittersporn, Irina Tcherneva, Vanessa Voisin mardi de chaque mois, de 9h à 11h, à partir du 12 janvier 2016 bât. Le France, 190-198 av de France 75013 Paris Ce séminaire propose d’étudier la production, les usages et la réception des images en URSS en les...

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