CREECA Lecture Series

"Between Self-Censorship and Propaganda: The Russian Media in the Putin Era"

Date
Thursday, March 09, 2017
Time
4 p.m.
Location
206 Ingraham Hall
Description
Vladimir Putin’s war on independent media began soon after his ascent to power in 2000. What is alive in the Russian media after 15 years of systematic demolition? What choices are available to the independent media? Join us for a lecture by poet, journalist, and essayist Maria Stepanova, who is the founder and editor-in-chief of Colta.ru, one of the most visible independent media resources in today’s Russia.
Cost
Free & Open to the Public