On the 12th of June this year at 6PM, we want to invite you to celebrate the Russia Day with us - in Russia known as Russian Independence Day.
There will be a talk on "The Development of Russia as the Nation-State", given by Dr George Gilbert, who is currently a stipendiary lecturer at Balliol College, Oxford. His main research interests are in late imperial Russian history, radical right movements, and the politics of national identity in early 20th century Russia. The presentation will be followed by Q&As and then we might go for a dinner with the Speaker.
The location of the talk is Seminar Room 6 is St Anne's College.
The Facebook link to the event is https://www.facebook.com/events/1001724256526640/
There is no need to reserve a space for a talk, but please let us know if you are planning to join us for dinner - as we ned to reserve a table in the restaurant!