Red Nations: the Nationalities Experience in and after the USSR

Location
Muirhead Tower, Room 121
Category
Social Sciences
Dates
Thursday 30th January 2014 (17:00-19:00)
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Contact

Dr Tim Haughton: Email: t.j.haughton@bham.ac.uk, Tel: 0121 414 6360.

The event is a book launch of a monograph written by former CREES member of staff Jeremy Smith. His account of the role of nationality policy and nationalities in the USSR and its successor states in his new book will be discussed by Arfon Rees and Galina Yemelianova.

Speaker: Jeremy Smith (University of Eastern Finland), Discussants: Galina Yemelianova (CREES/POLSIS)and Arfon Rees (CREES/History).

Who is the seminar for?

Staff and students in CREES, G&S and history, particularly those interested in  the role of nations and nationalities

What are the benefits of atttending the seminar?

Learning from scholars with expertise in Russia, post-communism, nationalism and post-Soviet studies