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Wednesday, January 27, 2021

The 29th Cold War Spaces lunchtime talk with Jennifer Allen, Assistant Professor of History at Yale University, and Joes Segal, the Wende Museum's Chief Curator and Director of Programming.

Films
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Friday, January 29, 2021

Vladimir Paperny, Adjunct Professor at the Department of Slavic, East European and Eurasian Languages and Cultures at UCLA and author of Architecture in the Age of Stalin: Culture Two, will present a talk comparing two Cold War comedies: The Russians Are Coming, The Russians Are Coming (1966, United States) and The Russian Souvenir (1960, Soviet Union). This presentation is a continuation of his project with late film critic and screenwriter Maya Turovskaya, called "Hollywood in Moscow: American and Soviet Film of the 1930s-1940s," and his third virtual film discussion at the Wende.

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Wednesday, February 3, 2021

The 30th Cold War Spaces lunchtime talk with Katya Soldak, Ukrainian-American journalist, Forbes editorial director, and director of the documentary The Long Breakup; and Joes Segal, the Wende Museum's Chief Curator and Director of Programming.

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Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Join us for the 7th Art Past Present with Chelle Barbour–curator, writer, and multimedia artist. While her initial foray into the arts began in theatre, Chelle's work has expanded into a fully engaged art practice of curating, writing, photography, digital video, collage, and painting. Chelle's artwork has been presented in solo and group art exhibitions, including Wende Museum exhibits Transformations: Living Room -> Flea Market -> Museum -> Art and The Medea Insurrection: Radical Women Artists Behind the Iron Curtain