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Friday, October 16

Emerging Scholars of Color Abroad
2:00 pm
Sponsored by:
Center for Russian East European and Eurasian Studies along with “Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies”, “Center for East European and Russian/Eurasian Studies, University of Chicago”, “Center for Russia, East Europe, and Central Asia, University of Wisconsin-Madison”, “Center for Russian, and Eurasian Studies, University of Michigan”, University of Texas at Austin”, “Center for Slavic and East European Studies, Ohio State University”, “Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies, Harvard University”, “Inner Asian and Uralic National Resource Center, Indiana University, Bloomington”, “Institute of Slavic, University of California, Berkeley”, “Russian, and Eurasian Center, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign” and “Russian and East European Institute

Join us to understand the particular challenges scholars of color encounter when going for research in our region, hear some personal advice, and learn what faculty, departments, and higher education institutions can do to better serve emerging scholars in Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies.


2-3:30 pm (ET) | 1-2:30 pm (CT) | 12-1:30 pm (MT) | 11am-12:30 pm (PT)

Kimberly St. Julian-Varnon, University of Pennsylvania

Ioanida Costache, Stanford University
Alicia Hernandez-Strong, Yale University
Rafael Pablo Labanino, University of Konstanz
Alexa Tignall, University of California-Berkeley

REGISTER IN ADVANCE: https://www.ucis.pitt.edu/crees/race-in-focus

This event is part of the series "Race in Focus: From Critical Pedagogies to Research Practice and Public Engagement in Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies." This series is designed to elevate conversations about teaching on race and continued disparities in our field while also bringing research by scholars and/or on communities of color to the center stage.