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Conflict and Transformation in the Post-Soviet World
Keynote Presentation by Adam Michnik, Polish Historian, Former Dissident, and Editor-in-Chief of Gazeta Wyborcza (Poland’s largest newspaper).
Crisis in Ukraine: A Panel Discussion with Leading Scholars on Post-Soviet Affairs
This segment will feature a moderated panel and audience discussion led by Stephen Batalden.
- Stephen Batalden - ASU School of Historical, Philosophical & Religious Studies; Director, ASU Melikian Center: Russian, Eurasian & East European Studies.
- Albert Celoza - Chair of Liberal Arts at Phoenix College and World Religions and Political Science faculty; Comparative and Global Politics faculty at ASU West.
- Mark von Hagen - ASU School of Historical, Philosophical & Religious Studies and ASU School of Politics and Global Studies.
- Adam Michnik - Polish historian, essayist, former dissident, public intellectual, and the editor-in-chief of Poland’s largest newspaper Gazeta Wyborcza.
- Linda Wetzel - Former manager and analyst for the Central Intelligence Agency, she is now an independent business consultant and Director of Executive Education for Country Risk Solutions.
This event is sponsored by the Maricopa Community Colleges and the ASU Melikian Center: Russian, Eurasian & East European Studies.