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Talk Russia in Revolution: An Empire in Crisis, 1890-1928

Russia in Revolution: An Empire in Crisis, 1890-1928

Key facts

Genre: Event with live subtitles

Synopsis

This event is part of the British Academy's season on Revolutions

The Russian Revolution of 1917 transformed the face of the Russian empire, politically, economically, socially, and culturally. To mark the centenary of this epochal event, Steve Smith FBA discusses his latest book, offering a panoramic account of the history of the empire from the late 19th century to the end of the 1920s.

Speaker:
Professor Steve Smith FBA Professor of History, University of Oxford; Senior Research Fellow, All Souls College, Oxford; Honorary Research Professor, Department of History, University of Essex
 

This event is free to attend but booking required. Please use the link below.

Event details

Tue 31 Oct 2017, 6:30pm

Live subtitling

Venue details

British Academy
6-9 Carlton House Terrace
St James's
London
SW1Y 5AA
The Arts Council
The Arts Council
The Arts Council