• Cult-F: Comparative Russian-US Post Cold War Culture

    (Tim Portice, Middlebury College)

    Weeks 1 & 2; T/TH 11 am (NY time)

    In this mini-course, we will be examining two recent issues that have received extensive attention in the US/Russian media space:
    1. Reactions to the protests in the US following the murder of George Floyd.
    2. Contemporary debates on free speech, with a particular focus on the recent "Harper's Letter".