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The Communist Century: New Studies in Revolution, Resistance and Radicalism

February 9, 2018 (All day)
Stanford Alumni Center, Fisher Conference Room (Keynote on Thursday, February 8)

Free and open to the public

RSVP requested.

February 8 at 6:00 PM: Keynote Address

Location: Building 260, Pigott Hall, Room 113

From Lenin to Putin: Biography as Window on Soviet/Russian Politics

Keynote by Professor William Taubman, Pulitzer Prize-winning historian 

February 9 from 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Location: Stanford Alumni Center, Fisher Conference Room, 326 Galvez St.

Speakers include:

Anna Grzymala-Busse, Stanford University: Post-Communist Populism

David Holloway, Stanford University: Science, Technology, and Soviet Modernity

Norman Naimark, Stanford University: Stalin, Europe, and the Struggle for Sovereignty, 1944-1949

Benjamin Nathans, University of Pennsylvania: Formations of Dissent in the Late Soviet Era: Circle, Square, Network, Movement

Amir Weiner, Stanford University: The KGB: An Autobiography

Steven Zipperstein, Stanford University: Engineering the Human Soul: Reflections on Jews and Communism

more information to be announced

Event Sponsor: 
School of Humanities and Sciences, The Europe Center, Taube Center for Jewish Studies, History Department, CREEES Center for Russian, East European & Eurasian Studies
Contact Email: 
creeesinfo@stanford.edu
Contact Phone: 
725-2563