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Russian and USA Relations

Lecture on US-Russian Relations

September 28, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm


The Kathryn Wasserman Davis Memorial Lecture with Lilia Shevtsova and Angela Stent

During this lecture, Dr. Angela Stent, the director of the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies at Georgetown University, and Dr. Lilia Shevtsova, a Kremlinology expert whose areas of expertise include political reform and politics of Russia, will discuss current U.S.—Russian relations while also exploring where these two nations may be headed.

Stent has written numerous books about Russia and received a Fulbright Fellowship in 2008 to teach at the Moscow State Institute of International Affairs. From 2004 to 2006, she was the National Intelligence Officer for Russia and Eurasia at the National Intelligence Council. She is currently a Professor of Government at Georgetown University.

Shevtsova served as director of the Center for Political Studies in Moscow and deputy director of the Moscow International Economic and Political Studies. In 2008, she was ranked 36th in the Top 100 Public Intellectuals Poll. She currently serves as a senior associate at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.

This event is generously supported by the Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies, Harvard University, and the Wellesley College Davis Fund for Russian Area Studies. It is free and open to the public.


September 28, 2016
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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