April 11th, 2009
[ April 15, 2009; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ] Playing the Victim
Presented by: Irina Makoveeva, Mellon Assistant Professor of Russian in the Germanic and Slavic Languages Department and Leah Marcus, Edwin Mims Professor of English & Director of the Program in Jewish Studies
Russia (2006) Dir: Kirill Serebrennikov.
This black-humored adaptation of Hamlet follows a young Muscovite who “plays the victim” in video re-enactments [...]
[ April 15, 2009; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ] World on Wednesdays: Brazilian Misconceptions
Student Life Center Meeting Room
Andrew Melo, PhD Candidate in Physics, will speak about his experience with Brazil and generally held misconceptions.