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In the Shadow of the Bear: Democracy and Dictatorship in Former Soviet Republics

Cronkite Global Conversations

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

In 1991, Estonia and Kazakhstan emerged from the shadow of the Soviet Union as two distinct nations. Krista Kull, a PR specialist from Estonia, and Sholpan Zhaksybaeva, executive director of the National Association of Broadcasters of Kazakhstan, compare how their countries’ governments impact journalism.

Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, Room 444
555 N. Central Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85004