Category Archives: Events

Sasha Rudensky—“At the Border of Truth: Photographing the New East”

From the CFA:

Assistant Professor of Art Sasha Rudensky will give an artist’s lecture focusing on her series of photographic and video projects completed in Russia, Ukraine, and the greater New East region, between 2004 and 2017. These projects examine the slow dissolution of Soviet consciousness, the ideological vacuum left in its wake, and the reconstitution of new post-Soviet identities.

Date: Tuesday, September 26
Time: 5PM
Place: Ring Family Performing Arts Hall (fka. CFA Hall)

WPU Debate: The West Should Not Promote Liberal Democratic Values to Other Nations

Tess Vartanian ’20 writes in:

The debate topic for our very first debate will be “The West Should Not Promote Liberal Democratic Value to Other Nations.”

Whether you’ve written dissertations on this issue, or just want to learn about it for the first time, WPU is the place for you! The debate features 2 speakers arguing the affirmative and 2 speakers arguing the negative. After the speakers, anyone in attendance has a chance to speak from the floor if they like.

If you would like to be a speaker please contact Tess Vartanian (tvartanian[at]wesleyan[dot]edu).

Business attire is preferred.

Date: Tuesday, September 26
Time: 8-10PM
Place: Allbritton 311