History Changes Gears: The Russian Revolution of 1917—A Centennial Lecture
- EVT 528
- Nov 7
- 7:30 pm
No Registration Required
The lecture will feature photographs and political posters on display in The Crown under the Hammer: Russia, Romanovs & Revolution, an exhibition jointly sponsored by the Hoover Institution Library and Archives and the Cantor Arts Center at Stanford (opening on October 18 at the Hoover Institution). Bertrand Patenaude is co-curator of the exhibition.
Bertrand M. Patenaude, Research Fellow, Hoover Institution; Lecturer in History and International Relations, Stanford Bertrand M. Patenaude’s first book, The Big Show in Bololand: The American Relief Expedition to Soviet Russia in the Famine of 1921, received the 2003 Marshall D. Shulman Book Prize and was made into a documentary film for the award-winning PBS history series American Experience. His most recent book, Trotsky: Downfall of a Revolutionary, was serialized for radio by the BBC. He is also the author of A Wealth of Ideas: Revelations from the Hoover Institution Archives. Patenaude lectures frequently for Stanford Travel/Study. He received a PhD in history from Stanford.
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