1372Conf.: New Developments in Russian Nationalism, Moscow 25.10.13
- Oct 21 5:07 PM“New Developments and Investigations in Russian Moderate and Radical Nationalism”A joint workshop of the Public Policy Department of the National Research University “Higher School of Economics” (Russia) and the NEORUSS Project (Norway)Location: Moscow, Higher School of Economics, ul. Myasnitskaya 20, auditorium 101, http://www.hse.ru/buildinghseTime: 25 October 2013, 10:00-19:00CONVENERS:
Nina Belyaeva, National Research University “Higher School of Economics,” Moscow
Helge Blakkisrud, Norwegian Institute of International Affairs, OsloPål Kolstø, University of Oslo, NorwayAnna Potsar, National Research University “Higher School of Economics,” Moscow
Andreas Umland, National University of “Kyiv-Mohyla Academy,” UkraineDmitry Zaytsev, National Research University “Higher School of Economics,” MoscowPresentation/discussion languages: Russian & English without translation.Presentation time: 3 or 4 papers x 15 or 10 minutes - overall 45 minutes per panel.Q & A per panel: 45 minutes.Attendance is free. We regret that we cannot cover travel or any other expenditures of the attendants of the workshop.All attendees of the workshop, including those who wish to come as listeners, have to pre-register, in time, to enter the university! Pre-registration requires that you write an e-mail to Maria Shabanova (mvshabanova@...) by Oct.24, 12:00, with the subject line title “Conference Oct.25.” Please, give your full name (as in passport/ID), university/department (if applicable) and your contact number. This information is needed for getting a pass into the HSE building. Please, bring your ID/passport on 25 October 2013!You may also indicate your attendance, on this Facebook Event site (which is, however, not a substitute for the above pre-registration): https://www.facebook.com/events/404576756313515/Urgent inquiries may be sent to: andreas.umland@...P R O G R A M10:00-10:20Welcome Addresses and IntroductionDmitry Zaytsev, National Research University “Higher School of Economics,” MoscowPål Kolstø, University of Oslo, NorwayAnna Potsar, National Research University “Higher School of Economics,” MoscowAndreas Umland, National University of “Kyiv-Mohyla Academy,” Ukraine10:20-11:30Panel 1: The Current State of Russian Nationalist Thought and PoliticsChair: Anna PotsarVladimir Malakhov, RAN Institute of Philosophy, Moscow:“Contemporary Russian Nationalism: Origins and Agents”Anastasia Mitrofanova, Russian Orthodox University, Moscow:“Peculiarities of the New Russian Nationalism”Victor Shnirelman, RAN Institute of Ethnology and Anthropology, Moscow:“Russian Nationalism Today: A Shift towards Cultural Racism”12:00-13:30Panel 2: Immigrants, Sexual Minorities, and the New “Other”Chair: Helge BlakkisrudHenry Hale, George Washington University, Washington, DC:“The Political Impact of Nationalism and the Migration Issue in Russia”Pål Kolstø, University of Oslo:“The Migration and Nationalism Issues in the Moscow Mayoral Pre-Election Campaign of 2013”Elizaveta Gaufman, University of Tübingen:“The Nationalists' Old New Enemies: 'Sexual Deviation' as an Existential Threat to Russia”Tatiana Riabova & Oleg Riabov, Ivanovo State University:“'The Decline of Gayropa': The Gender Dimension of the West’s Image in Contemporary Russian Nationalism”13:30-15:00
Lunch break15:00-16:30Panel 3: Varieties of Russian Ethno-Centrism and FundamentalismChair: Andreas UmlandVladimir Pribylovsky, Panorama Center, Moscow:“Religious Divisions in Current Russian Nationalism”Alexander Verkhovsky, Sova Center, Moscow:“The Changing Place of Violence in the Russian Nationalist Movement: A Monitoring Report”Emil Pain, Higher School of Economics, Moscow:“Ideas of Russian Nationalism in the Rhetoric of Liberal Russian Politicians: A. Navalny's and V. Milov's LiveJournals, 2010-2013”17:00-18:30Panel 4: Ideologies and Activities of the Extreme RightChair: Pål KolstøElena Strukova, Sova Center, Moscow:“Party Building on the Far Right of Russia's Ideological Spectrum”Ivan Grinko, Russian Institute for Cultural Research, Moscow:“A Social Portrait of Cyber-Racism in the RUNet: Findings from a Social Networks Analysis”Anton Shekhovtsov, University College London:“Western Sources of Neo-Eurasianism: Recent Findings on Alexander Dugin and the European New Right, 1989-1994”Andreas Umland, Kyiv-Mohyla Academy:“Russian 'Uncivil Society' and New Extreme Right Intellectual Circles during Putin's Third Presidency”====================================About the research project “Nation-building and nationalism in today’s Russia (NEORUSS)”, see http://www.hf.uio.no/ilos/english/research/projects/neoruss/.
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