Year of Russia Photo Gallery

This page features images captured during Year of Russia events. To view our assorted galleries, simply click on one of the buttons below. Each button will feauture a photo gallery for an individual Year of Russia event.


 

Introductory Overview to the Series (8/25/2016)

Featuring Professors Alice Pate, Jack Moran, and Mikhail Melnik of Kennesaw State University. At this kick-off event, our pprofessor panel discussed key topics that will recur throughout the future events for the Year of Russia.

Introductory Overview to the Series: Photos


Genetic Prehistory of Eurasia and the Peopleing of the Americas (9/1/2016)

Presented by Theodore G. Schurr, Professor of Anthropology at the University of Pennsylvania.

Genetic Prehistory of Eurasia and the Peopling of the Americas: Photos

 Medieval Russia (9/8/2016)

Presented by: Eve Levin, Professor of History at the University of Kansas.

Medieval Russia: Photos

Major Themes and Problems in Russian Literature (9/22/2016)

Presented by Mikhail Epstein, (Samuel Candler Dobbs) Professor of Cultural Theory and Russian Literature at Emory University.

Major Themes and Problems in Russian Literature

Tsars and Tsarinas (9/29/2016)

Presented by Susan P. McCaffray, Professor of History at University of North Carolina Wilmington.

Russia's Tsars and Tsarinas

 Student Panel - Russia Today (10/13/2016)

Student Panel

 Year of Day (10/19/2016)

Performend by the Atlanta Balalaika Society.

Year of Day

 The Russian Revolution and its Global Impact (11/3/2016)

Presented by Alice Pate, Professor of History at Kennesaw State University.

The Russian Revolution and its Global Impact

What Makes Music Russian?(11/10/2016)

Presented By: Jeff Yunek, Limited Term Assistant Professor of Music Theory, KSU - Mystical Beings and Russian Chromaticism

Kayleen Justus, Part-time Assistant Professor of Ethnomusicology, KSU - Punk, morality, and politics in Putin's Russia - a look at the music of Pussy Riot

Edward Eanes, Professor of Musicology, KSU - What makes music “Little Russian”: Tchaikovsky’s “Ukrainian” Symphony

KSU Year of Russia: What Makes Music Russian?

Islam and The Politics of Identity and Security in Russia (11/17/2016)

Presented by: Shireen Hunter, Research Fellow, Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding / Georgetown University

Islam and The Politics of Identity and Security in Russia

Soviet Economic History and New Economic Policy

Presented By: Peter Boettke, Professor of Economics at George Mason University

Soviet Economic History and New Economic Policy
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