In Russia, the job of a public official is one of the least transparent to the public: more than 50% of Russians assume that 'people in power' are concerned only with their own material wellbeing and careers. Yet the civil servants' own perspectives on the meaning and priorities of their occupation are vastly different from these popular assumptions.
Friday, September 21
Submission of papers (full draft) – May 31, 2018
LMS colloquium: Dipendra Prasad to speak on 'Automorphic Forms, Period Integrals, and L-functions'
Wolfgang Kissel to speak on 'From the October Revolution to Soviet Civilization: On the Emergence and Transformation of a Stalinist Discourse'
Saturday, September 22