Russian Migration Across Borders, Across Time

A conference
Monday, October 15 - Tuesday, October 16, 2012
Kraft Center, Columbia/Barnard Hillel, 606 West 115th Street

This two-day conference brings together leading scholars from Russia, Israel, Germany, and the U.S. to explore a wealth of topics related to Russian migration of the past and present, from the exodus of inter-war Russian Jews to representations of the migrant experience in Soviet cinema to post-Soviet migrations to the U.S., Israel, and the European Union.

Co-sponsored with the Harriman Institute and the Institute for Israel and Jewish Studies at Columbia University, and the Nevzlin Research Center for Russian and East European Jewry at Hebrew University in Jerusalem.

Monday, October 15: 3:30 - 9 PM

Tuesday, October 16: 10 - 6 PM

For more information on the conference program, visit

Oct. 15, 2012 - 3:00 PM