Upcoming Events

A lecture by Sander L. Gilman (Emory University, Liberal Arts and Sciences, Psychiatry).
Friday, November 16, 2018
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
10383 Bunche Hall

A panel discussion with contemporary Russian illustrators and graphic artists. Organized by the UCLA Department of Slavic, East European & Eurasian Languages and Cultures.
Friday, November 16, 2018
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
362 Royce Hall

Professor Majid Al-Haj of the University of Haifa will discuss his forthcoming book, which looks at the influx of Russian immigrants into Israel, their ethnic formation and their impact on politics, culture and society in Israel.
Wednesday, December 05, 2018
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Bunche Hall, Room 10383

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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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