History Changes Gears: The Russian Revolution of 1917—A Centennial Lecture
- EVT 528
- Nov 7
- 7:30 pm
- Cubberley Auditorium, School of Education
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 both the Hoover Institution and the Cantor Arts Center). 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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