THE WORLD FELLOWS PROGRAM
Leonid Volkov and Alisa Ganieva
November 5, 3:00pm | Join Leonid Volkov, 2018 World Fellow, for a round-table discussion, “The Caucasus and Greater Russia: An Eternal Love-Hate Relationship and its Social, Political, and Cultural Perspectives,” on political Islam and the everyday life of Russia’s Muslim regions, featuring Alisa Ganieva, a prominent Russian writer of Dagestani origin. Ms. Ganieva is the author of two novels: The Mountain and the Wall and Bride and Groom. Her books have won a number of awards, including the Voloshin Literary Award (2007, 2009), the Debut Prize (2009), and the Gorky Prize (2008). She teaches Creative Writing at the University of Iowa.
Horchow Hall, 103 (GM Room)
55 Hillhouse Avenue