The Pleasures of Backwardness: Consumer Desire and Modernity in Eastern Europe

OPENING EVENT
Friday, April 23, 2015
5:15pm-7:00pm
The Faculty Club, Heyns Room

Welcome and Opening Remarks
JOHN CONNELLY
Professor of History, U.C. Berkeley
Director, Institute of Slavic, East European and Eurasian Studies

Keynote Address
“To the ‘West’ and Back: Pleasure, Restraint and ‘Civilization’ in Eastern Europe”
MARY NEUBURGER
Professor of History, University of Texas
Director, Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies

Response
ALEXEI YURCHAK
Professor of Anthropology, U.C. Berkeley

Public Discussion

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Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 9:15am
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The Faculty Club, Heyns Room