Led by Nina Wieda, an expert on the post-Soviet space, this course illuminates Central Asia's rich and diverse world. Designed to inspire curiosity and future travels, participants will come away with an increased fascination for Central Asia and an understanding of its unique cultural and political landscape.
About Your Expert
Nina Wieda is a native of the Caucasus living in Chicago, USA. She holds a Ph.D. in Slavic from Northwestern University and an MA in Nationalism Studies from Central European University. Nina also has experience in journalism, advertising, and consumer research – her writing has been published in three languages. She wrote her Master's thesis about the Northern Caucasus region. Dr. Wieda currently teaches at Northwestern University near Chicago.
This conversation is suitable for all ages.
90 minutes, including a 30 minute Q&A.