Nearly 25 years after the crumbling of the Soviet Union, Professor Edith Clowes and other scholars believe this may be the most intriguing period in contemporary Russian history since that milestone moment.
The Festival will feature appearances from Larry Kramer, Oliver Stone, Meg Ryan as well as other celebrated filmmakers, playwrights and actors. Playing key supporting roles will be Arts & Sciences faculty introducing films or participating in panel discussions following screenings.
A series of workshops for students, faculty and staff that aims to give participants the opportunity to understand and move beyond hidden biases that can affect interpersonal relationships and the institutional climate.
Timothy J. Wilson, Sherrell J. Aston Professor of Psychology, was recognized with the Jefferson Award for excellence in scholarship. His nominators at UVA and elsewhere say he is “a giant in the field of behavioral sciences.”