Since the time of Peter the Great, Russia has been a force in the world, both politically and culturally. It remains so today, despite the fact that many dismissed it after the fall of the Soviet Union. This first CCA of the 2022-23 academic year will explore Russian history, literature, and music, as well as current Russian politics and foreign policy. https://www.hillsdale.edu/event/russia/
October 2, 4:00 p.m.
Russia from 1696-1917: An Overview
October 2, 8:00 p.m.
Russia from 1917-1991: An Overview
author, Stalin: Waiting for Hitler, 1929-1941
October 3, 4:00 p.m.
Tolstoy and Dostoevsky: Lessons from the Russian Classics
Gary Saul Morson
October 3, 8:00 p.m.
Tchaikovsky and Rachmaninoff: Creating a Russian Identity in Music
October 4, 4:00 p.m.
Russia Under Putin
October 4, 8:00 p.m.
Russia and American Foreign Policy Today