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A book presentation by Elidor Mëhilli (Hunter College, History).
Thursday, January 17, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
10383 Bunche Hall

Lecture by Adeeb Khalid, Carleton College
Thursday, January 24, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Royce 243

A lecture by Steven J. Zipperstein (Stanford University, Jewish Culture and History). Organized by the UCLA Center for Jewish Studies, cosponsored by CERS.
Thursday, January 24, 2019
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
314 Royce Hall

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Recent News & Announcements

Laure Murat roils the #MeToo debate in France

Wednesday, November 07, 2018

In a new book, UCLA's Laure Murat dismisses the current discussion of #MeToo in France as a polemical misdirection and instead calls for a genuine debate on the issues of sexual harassment and assault in the country.

Modernization stalls in Russia under Putin's "informational autocracy"

Wednesday, June 06, 2018

At a recent book talk, Daniel Treisman characterized the current Putin regime as an informational autocracy that relies largely on nonviolent control of information flows and the disabling of opponents.

In memoriam: Olga Kagan

Monday, April 09, 2018

With heavy hearts we share with you the sad news that our friend and colleague Professor Olga Kagan, Director of the UCLA Center for World Languages and the National Heritage Language Resource Center, passed away on April 6, 2018.

Donations in Professor Kagan's memory can be made to the Olga Kagan Heritage Language Teaching Fund and to the two academic programs that she was most passionate about - the UCLA National Heritage Language Resource Center, which supports the teaching of heritage languages, and the Russian Flagship Program, which supports study-abroad opportunities for UCLA Russian Flagship students.

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