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04
Mai.
2018

Public lectures on the trajectories of Russia and Ukraine since the 1917 Revolution

Séminaires

Présentation


Conference Announcements


The Center for Russian, Caucasian and Central European Studies (CERCEC) and the ​Center for History at Sciences Po have the hon or to invite you to two joint public lectures on the trajectories of Russia and Ukraine since the 1917 Revolution

Yuri Slezkine
Jane K. Sather Professor of History,
University of California Berkeley

"The Life and Death of the Russian revolution"

The talk will follow the lives of the original Bolsheviks from the time they joined the apocalyptic sect known as “the party of a new type” to the time most of them were arrested for terrorism and treason. It will focus on the connection betwen private lives and millenarian expectations and attempt to clarify the reasons for socialism’s premature demise.