Join Leonid Volkov, 2018 World Fellow, for a round-table discussion on political Islam and the everyday life of Russia’s Muslim regions, featuring Alisa Ganieva, a prominent Russian writer of Dagestani origin. Ms. Ganieva is the author of two novels: “The Mountain and the Wall” and “Bride and Groom.” Her books have won a number of awards, including the Voloshin Literary Award (2007, 2009), the Debut Prize (2009), and the Gorky Prize (2008). She teaches Creative Writing at the University of Iowa.
The Caucasus and Greater Russia: An Eternal Love-Hate Relationship and its Social, Political, and Cultural Perspectives
Event date: Monday, November 5, 2018
Event time: 3:00 pm
Horchow Hall (HRCH ), 103 (GM Room)
55 Hillhouse AvenueNew Haven, CT 06511