Events Calendar

VSRL 2021 Events

*All events are in US Central Daylight Time (CDT)

**Attendees will need to sign in through a Zoom account

***Please note that other events may be added. For Zoom meeting information, please contact reeec-srl@illinois.edu

 

June 14: VSRL Begins

 

Week 1

*June 14, 10:00 AM CDT: SRS Introduction to Collections and Services (Mandatory Session for VSRL Scholars)

https://illinois.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0udOqrrD0qH9Ia31RLG-zBC6BHlZ8gbChY

*June 15, 10:00 AM CDT: SRS Introduction to National Bibliographies 

https://illinois.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwtdOurqjMtGtNYFNCQ2aJMuEUQMZsBS88N

*June 16-18: Frozen Conflicts in Eurasia: Origin, Status, and Outlook

*June 17, 1:15-2:15 PM CDT: Keynote Address - Frozen Conflicts in Eurasia: Origin, Status, and Outlook: John O'Loughlin (University of Colorado, Boulder) and Gerard Toal (Virginia Tech University)

https://illinois.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAvfu6vqTstH9wkYgKE_ns50IgJBna00az7 

*June 18, 3:00 PM CDT: VSRL Meet & Greet

 

Week 2

*June 22, 12:00 PM CDT: VSRL Coffee Break + Lightning Lab

*June 23, 10:00 AM CDT: SRS Collections & Services at the Library of Congress: Angela Cannon (Reference Specialist for Russian and South Slavic)

https://illinois.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMscO-vrDsqHNWD6TwnMMKQhwNzA1WKaxt9

*June 24, 8:00 AM CDT: SRS Collections & Services at Russian State Public Historical Library (Presentation will be in Russian)

https://illinois.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAscOugrD4sEtCj61Ld9tWxXSlYZYMXmLEx

*June 25, 3:00 PM CDT: SRS/SRL Reception - Slavic Reference Service 45th Anniversary Celebration

https://illinois.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUrdumhpj0uGdJ5fjsE4a0xp9QB-cVcRWUd

 

Week 3

*June 28 - June 30: Climate and Society in Eurasia: Past, Present, and Future

*June 29, 1:00 PM CDT: VSRL Coffee Break + Lightning Lab

 

Week 4

July 5: Independence Day, observed (All-Campus Holiday)

*July 7, 2:00 PM CDT: SRS Dissertation Research Discussion

https://illinois.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZIpduuvrT0rGdw9wrDSMUuQljAM12ckyra5

*July 8, 12:00 PM CDT: VSRL Coffee Break + Lightning Lab

*July 9, 3:00 PM CDT: SRS Meet the Editors and Publishers

https://illinois.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0ucu-hrzMvE9x2RpRyspV_t9fn6ApRmyLQ

*July 9, 4:00 PM CDT: VSRL Social Hour

*July 10-11: A Woman’s Work is Never Done: Female Life and Labor across the Imperial, Soviet, and Post-Soviet Eras

 https://illinois.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZIpc-6opzooH9COFcZb9mMHzsNsvzMaIZS1

Week 5

*July 13, 12:00 PM CDT: VSRL Fisher Fellow Brown Bag: Andrey Shlyakhter (Wilson Center, Tel Aviv University), “Backs to the USSR: Explaining the Growth of the Soviet Border Guard, 1917-1939”

https://illinois.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcldO-hrz4qH9D15ecl8tqcRolNJHRGkC6R

*July 14, 12:00 PM CDT: VSRL Virtual Kruzhok Series: Paper Presentations

https://illinois.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0ldOqvqDwjGNRc9uhheLAgQOFKSHfn4m-k 

*July 15-16: Media Culture in Balkan and Eurasian Muslim Communities

https://illinois.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcoceyprz4jE9U1J-S04WZMNWiF4KICilVg

 

Week 6

*July 20, 12:00 PM CDT: VSRL Virtual Kruzhok Series: Paper Presentations
https://illinois.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0ldOqvqDwjGNRc9uhheLAgQOFKSHfn4m-k 

*July 21, 12:00 PM CDT: VSRL Fisher Fellow Brown Bag: Kristina Poznan (Journal of Slavery and Data Preservation), “The U.S. Census, the Paris Settlement, and the Forging of Eastern European Ethnic Categories and Immigration Quotas: An Exercise in ‘Guesswork’”

https://illinois.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwsfuirrj8oH9YBDFVThL3W0_5eqLpkHDy2

 

Week 7

*July 28, 12:00 PM CDT: VSRL Virtual Kruzhok Series: Paper Presentations

https://illinois.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0ldOqvqDwjGNRc9uhheLAgQOFKSHfn4m-k 

Week 8

*August 5, 4:00 PM CDT: VSRL Sign-off Social Hour

 

August 8: VSRL Ends