Thursday, February 6, the Weatherspoon Art Museum will host Dr. Timothy Colton, professor of Government and Russian Studies at Harvard University.
He will discuss contemporary Russian politics under Vladimir Putin, both the challenges and the potential for change going into the future.
The presentation will be 7:30 p.m. in the Weatherspoon Art Museum Auditorium. For disability accommodations, contact Forrest White at email@example.com.
The event is sponsored by International Global Studies; the Lloyd International HonorsCollege; and the Political Science; Geography, Environment and Sustainability; History; Languages, Literatures, and Cultures; and Sociology departments.
Additionally, two Center for Legislative Studies will host two more presentations later in the semester:
- February 26: Dr. Patrice Douglass, assistant professor of Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies at Duke, will present “Sexualized Black Subjection: (Re)producing the Social Body” at 7:30 p.m.
- Thursday, March 26: Dr. Christopher Clark, Associate Professor of Political Science at UNC Chapel Hill, will present “Demographics as Destiny? Explaining the Election of Blacks to the State Legislature” at 7:30 p.m.