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Panel—Secrets & Spies: Artists in the Eastern Bloc

Hungary’s leading theater director, Béla Pintér joins Dartmouth faculty to discuss German, Hungarian and Russian culture under 20th century Communism. Followed by a photo exhibit.

Thursday, January 12, 2017
5:00pm-6:30pm
Haldeman 41 (Kreindler Conference Hall)
Intended Audience(s): Public
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Panel—Secrets & Spies: Artists in the Eastern Bloc
PROGRAMMED IN CONJUNCTION WITH BÉLA PINTÉR AND COMPANY
Pintér joins faculty to discuss German, Hungarian and Russian culture under 20th century Communism, including government surveillance, censorship, samizdat and the fetishization of folk traditions. Co-sponsored by the Dickey Center and the Hopkins Center for the Arts.

SPEAKERS
Stuart Finkel Visiting Associate Professor of History and Russian Studies
Yuliya Komska Associate Professor of German
Edit Nagy Hungarian Language Lecturer, University of Florida’s Center for European Studies
Béla Pintér Director of Our Secrets 
Moderated by Stephanie Pacheco, Hopkins Center for the Arts

The panel discussion will be followed by a reception and exhibit of photos in the Haldeman Center's Russo Gallery by Norwich, VT photographer Seth Goodwin. Goodwin's "Images from the Soviet Union, 1988" will be on display from January 9th - January 18th. For more information on the exhibit read this article from the Valley News and this piece from the Daily UV

For more information, contact:
Dickey Center
603.646.2023

Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.