VERA and other related events

September 2019

  • Seminar on historical GIS-mapping ‘Tver’ Karelia: past, present and future’, 18-19 September. Link to programme.

October 2019

  • BoMoCult Conference ‘Populism, Bordering and Countering Fears of Encounter’, 3-4 October. Link to programme. For details contact: james.scott@uef.fi.
  • Post-Soviet Borders Conference, Gomel, Belarus, 7-9 October. For details contact: jeremy.smith@uef.fi.
  • Open lectures by Professor Thomas Bremer from Münster University (Germany) organised in cooperation with Aleksanteri Institute, 16-17 October. For details contact: teuvo.laitila@uef.fi.
    • Orthodoxy in Ukraine from the end of the Soviet Union until Euromaidan (1991–2014), 16 October.
    • The struggle for Ukrainian Orthodoxy (from 2014 onwards), 17 October.
  • Seminar ‘Cross-border land: Karelia in the XVII - XIX centuries’, St.Petersburg, 17-18 October. For detail contact: kimmo.katajala@uef.fi.
  • Aleksanteri Conference, Helsinki, 23-25 October. Link to conference.

November 2019

Past events in spring 2019

  • Politiikkaseminaari ”Rajanvetoja. Raja eurooppalaisena, kansallisena ja alueellisena kysymyksenä, 13 February.
  • Training Seminar Researching Russia through Social Media and New Datasets, 19 March.
  • Open seminar on Space and Population in late Soviet and post-Soviet Russia, 20 March.
  • VERA Pub Talk ‘Hard and soft borders and identities in Brexit Northern Ireland’, Professor Thomas M. Wilson (Binghamton University, State University of New York), 9 May.
  • Valtakunnallinen Aleksanteri-foorumi, 9 May.
  • Venäjän ja Itä-Euroopan tutkimuksen seuran kevätseminaari, 10 May.