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Symposium: “The Evolution of Russian Society Since 1991: Actors, Attitudes and Practices” with Keynote Address by Prof. Piotr Dutkiewicz

March 17, 2015 at 4:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Location:RB 2228 Richcraft Hall

A FPA Research Month Special Event to honour 2014 FPA Research Excellence Award Winner Piotr Dutkiewicz.

Professors Piotr Dutkiewicz (Carleton U.), Boris Mezhuev (Moscow University, MGU), Vladimir Popov (UN), and Dr. Andrea Chandler (Carleton U.) will give presentations in the symposium.

Prof. Dutkiewicz is the co-editor, with Richard Sakwa, of Eurasian Integration: The View From Within, published by Routledge in 2014.

 The registration form for this event is available here


16:30–16:40 Dean’s Welcome
16:40 – 17:15 Keynote Address – Dr. Piotr Dutkiewicz
17: 15 – 17:30 Coffee Break
17:30 – 17:50 Dr. Boris Mezhuev ( Moscow State University) Russian elites – the politics of  self-isolation
17:50 – 18:10 Dr. Vladimir Popov (DESA, UN) Mysteries of public opinion: Why the Soviet population has been supporting the transition to capitalism since the late 1980s
18:10 – 18:30  Dr.Andrea Chandler (Carleton U.) Communicating about ‘Non-Traditional’ Relationships in Russia: a Case Study of a Constitutional Court Decision
18:30 – 18:45 Questions and Closing Remarks
18:45 – 19:45 Reception in River Building Atrium