The War in Ukraine in Historical Perspective

Arts Lecture Room 6, Hybrid Event
Wednesday 31 January 2024 (13:00-15:00)


Spartan Acropolis by Ellen Millender

On January 31, the Birmingham Research Institute for History and Cultures (BRIHC) will be hosting a roundtable bringing together experts from across the University discussing the significance of history and historical thinking in understanding Russia’s War against Ukraine.   

This hybrid event has been organised by BRIHC (The Birmingham Institute for History and Cultures), and chaired by Dr Klaus Richter.  


  • Dr Natalia Kogut (School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Science)  
  • Dr Martin Ottmann (International Development, School of Government)  
  • Dr Klaus Richter (History, School of History and Cultures)  
  • Dr Maryna Rusanova (IGES, School of History and Cultures)  
  • Dr Kataryna Wolczuk (Political Science and International Studies, School of Government) 

WHERE: Arts Lecture Room 6 (booked).  

Image: The pavilion of the Ukrainian delegation to the 1932 world exhibition in Chicago (Narodowe Archiwum Cyfrowe).  

This event will also be available on Zoom