- 3:00 p.m.
the school year, the Institute for Retired Professionals (IRP) presents
lectures on timely topics for members, the New School community, and the
general public. This year, as it commemorates 50 years at The New School, the
IRP celebrates the richness and diversity of faculty voices at the university.
Fridays @ One is supported by a generous gift from the Estelle Tolkin Memorial
Khrushcheva is a member of the faculty of the Julien J. Studley Graduate
Program in International Affairs and a scholar of public policy, culture, and
media and her talk is entitled "The Lost
Khrushchev—A Family Journey into the Gulag of the Russian Mind." She edits the Window on Russia monthly feature for Project Syndicate, an
international association of 386 newspapers. Professor Khrushcheva’s byline has
appeared in the New York Times, Los Angeles Times,
Wall Street Journal, International Herald Tribune, Financial Times, and The Nation.
After receiving her PhD from Princeton, she was a research fellow at the
Institute for Advanced Study. Professor Khrushcheva is the great-granddaughter
of Soviet premier Nikita Khrushchev.