In the Wild East: Putin’s Russia and the Fate of Ukraine


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Gambrell Hall
Room 005
University of South Carolina Pedestrian Mall, Columbia, SC 29201

Speaker: Dr. Asle Toje is the Research Director of the Norwegian Nobel Institute in Oslo, Norway. Toje completed his Ph.D. in International Relations at Cambridge in 2006. He has been a Fulbright Fellow to Columbia University, and a visiting scholar at both the Norwegian Institute for Defense Studies and the European Union Institute for Security Studies in Paris. His books include America, the EU and Strategic Culture: Renegotiating the Transatlantic Bargain (Routledge, 2008) and The European Union as a small Power: After the Post-Cold War (Palgrave, 2010), as well as other volumes in Norwegian. He is a foreign policy columnist in several Norwegian dailies.

This event is sponsored by the Carolina International House at Maxcy College and the Walker Institute of International and Area Studies.