Monday, 28 December
353. Nationalist Ideologies in Contemporary Russia
7:15–8:30 p.m., Adams, Loews
Program arranged by the American Association of Teachers of Slavic and East European Languages
Presiding: Lilya Kaganovsky, Univ. of Illinois, Urbana
1. “Foundational Myths of Post-Soviet Russia: Rape in Balabanov’s Cargo 200,” Julie A. Cassiday, Williams Coll.
2. “Nurturing the Nation: Eating Out in the New Russia,” Darra Goldstein, Williams Coll.
3. “The Revival of the VDNKh Aesthetic: Russian Neonationalism at the Circus,” Emily D. Johnson, Univ. of Oklahoma