The Centenary of the Russian Revolution 1917 – University of Copenhagen

The Centenary of the Russian Revolution 1917

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Open seminar on the centenary of the Russian Revolution 1917 with Jon Reinhardt-Larsen (University of Copenhagen) and  Marielle Wijermars (University of Helsinki).

Programme

13:15 - 13.30 - Welcome and introduction
                          Assistant professor Tea Sindbæk Andersen (CCRS)

13:30 - 14:15 - What is a Revolution?: Events, Causes and Interpretations of the Russian
                          Revolution 1917
                          Jon Reinhardt-Larsen (MA in History and Russian studies, University of
                          Copenhagen)

14:15 - 14:30 - Short break

14:30 - 15:15 - Remembering the Russian Revolution in a Year of Protest: Memory
                          Politics in Russia
                          Marielle Wijermars (post doctoral researcher, Aleksanteri Institute,
                          University of Helsinki)

The seminar is open to all!

For further information please contact Tea Sindbæk Andersen (Department of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies, ToRS) or Poul Villaume (Saxo-Institute, SAXO).