Events

Tuesday 27 March 2018, 16:15 - 18:00

Laboratory of Socialist Development: Cold War Politics and Decolonization in Soviet Tajikistan

Artemy Kalinovsky, Assistant Professor of Eastern European Studies, University of Amsterdam

Room S6
Maison de la paix, Geneva

kalinovsky.jpgArtemy Kalinovsky is Assistant Professor of East European Studies at the University of Amsterdam. With a PhD and MA in International History from the London School of Economics and a BA from George Washington University, Dr. Kalinovsky specalises in the history of the Cold War. His current research focuses on the politics and practices of development in Soviet Central Asia. In his latest publication, Laboratory of Social Development, Dr. Kalinovsky investigates Cold War politics and practices of economic development in Central Asia between World War II and the collapse of the Soviet Union.

Moderator: Professor Jussi Hanhimäki, Professor of International History, The Graduate Institute.