Program in Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies


Meaning circle or group, Kruzhok meets monthly for faculty and graduate students to discuss their works-in progress.  

Particpants in this by-invitation-only group have the opportunity to present their draft of an article or a dissertation chapter to an interdisciplinary audience.

Upcoming presentations are listed below.

***All kruzhok events are open to current Princeton faculty, students and staff only***

Spring 2022

February 10, 2022
Gender, Voice and Indigeneity in the Russian and American Artic
Presenter: Olga Ulturgasheva, Pathy Distinguished Visitor, Humanities Council

Thursday, March 24
Peschnoye Deistvo: Liturgical Origins and Context of the Rite
Presenter: Anastasia Shmytova, Music Department
Discussant: Prof. Jack Tannous, History Department

Fall 2021

September 23, 2021
Presenter: Simon Morrison (Music, Princeton)
Still in Search of Satanilla
Discussant: Ilya Vinitsky (Slavic, Princeton)

October 28, 2021
Presenter: Elena Fratto (Slavic, Princeton)
Discussant: TBD

November 10, 2021
Presenter: Karolina Koziol (Anthropology, Princeton)
Discussant: TBD

December 2, 2021
Presenter: Lidya Tripiccione (Slavic, Princeton)


Questions about Kruzhok?

Contact Carole Frantzen, program manager, at 609-258-5978.