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Nov 9 2016 | Posted In: Announcements
On Thursday, October 27, Nikita Petrov delivered a public lecture on the topic, "The Eyes and Ears of the Party: The KGB in the Soviet Political System." This talk was cosponsored by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives. To view Petrov’s lecture, follow the link: https://youtu.be/...
Nov 9 2016 | Slavic Review | Posted In: Students
Jason Cieply, PhD Candidate in Slavic Languages and Literatures, published in the Fall 2016 edition of the Slavic Review. Titled, “The Silent Side of Polyphony: On the Disappearances of ‘Silentium!’ from the Drafts of Dostoevskii and Bakhtin,” Cieply’s article explores Mikhail Bakhtin’s...
Nov 8 2016
The Hoover Institution Library & Archives at Stanford University recently acquired a collection of papers by Nobel Russian poet, Joseph Brodsky. The collection came from Diana Meyes, a friend and confidant of Brodsky, and includes photos, manuscripts, artwork and published and unpublished poems...
Nov 2 2016 | Government Security News | Posted In: Faculty
Former Secretary of Defense and Senior Fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute, William Perry will participate in a public dialogue entitled,"At the Nuclear Brink," with filmmaker Eric Schlosser. The discussion will open the Santa Fe Nuclear Weapons Summit, a three day event focused on educating...
Oct 27 2016 | Bernardinai.lt | Posted In: In the News
Former CREEES Visiting Scholar, Aurimas Svedas, Associate Professor at Vilnius University, recently discussed the research project he conducted at Stanford, “Red Knights: The KGB Between Myth and Reality,” in an interview with Lithuanian news site, Bernardinai.lt.  As a Fulbright scholar, Svedas...

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