SRL Frozen Conflicts Workshop, June 16-18, 2021
Agenda [All times listed are Central Daylight Time]
Please register for the June 17th Keynote Address at https://illinois.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAvfu6vqTstH9wkYgKE_ns50IgJBna00az7
For the Zoom meeting information for all other sessions, please contact REEEC at firstname.lastname@example.org
Wednesday, June 16, 2021
*Restricted to Workshop Participants and Think Tank Program Participants*
1:00pm-2:00pm Welcome and Introduction to the Workshop
Introductory Remarks from Ralph Clem, Cynthia Buckley, and Erik Herron
Brief Introductions by Participants
2:00pm-3:00pm Framework and Discussion of "Frozen Conflicts" – Ralph Clem
3:00pm-4:00pm Bibliographic Session with the Slavic Reference Service – Joseph Lenkart
4:00pm End of Day 1
Thursday, June 17, 2021
*Attendees can start arriving in the Zoom meeting room at 1:00 PM CDT; the keynote address may begin shortly before 1:15 PM CDT*
1:00pm-1:15pm Introduction to Day 2 – Erik Herron
1:15pm-2:15pm Keynote Speakers: John O'Loughlin (University of Colorado, Boulder) and Gerard Toal (Virginia Tech University) (please register for this session here)
2:15pm-3:15pm Discussion of Frozen Conflicts with Participants and Keynote Speakers
3:15pm End of Day 2 for SRL Participants
3:15pm-4:15pm Session for Think Tank Participants – Erik Herron
4:15pm End of Day 2 for Think Tank Participants
Friday, June 18, 2021
*Restricted to Workshop Participants*
11:00am-11:15am Introduction to Day 3 – Cynthia Buckley
11:15am-12:45pm Research Presentations – Session 1: Agents and Actors
11:15am-11:30am Richard Arnold, "Vigilantes to Stormtroopers: The Evolving Role of the Cossacks in Russia's Frozen Conflicts?"
11:30am-11:45am Zabikhulla Saipov, "Enclaves and Exclaves in Central Asia and Russia's Imminent Role on Hypothetical Conflicts in the Region"
11:45am-12:05pm Timothy Blauvelt, "Clientelism and Nationality in an Early Soviet Fiefdom"
Andriy Posunko, "Vigilantes to Stormtroopers"
Zulifiyya Abdurahimova, "Enclaves and Exclaves"
Krista Goff, "Clientelism and nationality in an Early Soviet Fiefdom"
12:20pm-12:45pm Short wrap-up discussion/questions
1:15pm-3:00pm Research Presentations – Session 2: Internationalization, Macro Approaches, and Measurement
1:15pm-1:30pm Paulina Szelag, "Women on Board: Changes in the Post-Conflict Political Scene of the Republic of Kosovo"
1:30pm-1:45pm Benedict DeDominicis, "European State-Building: National Self-Determination vs. Political Economic Stabilization in the European Union's Common Security and Defense Policy
1:45pm-2:00pm Elizabeth Bishop, "Frozen Conflicts on the Nile: Youssef Chahine's 'Nile Films' in Thaw-Era Distribution"
2:00pm-2:15pm Zulifiyya Abdurahimova, "Perceptions of Human Rights and Civic Activism in Azerbaijan"
Elizabeth Bishop, "Women on Board"
Stefan Cibian, "European State Building"
Richard Arnold, "Frozen Conflicts on the Nile"
Timothy Blauvelt, "Perceptions of Human Rights"
2:35pm-3:00pm Short wrap-up discussion/questions
3:15pm-4:15pm Workshop Wrap-Up
Future conference panels?
Fellowships and grant writing group
Other "next steps"