Meet one of the most eminent scholars of Russian and European history
On Thursday 8 December 2016 at 19:00 Trinity Senior Research Fellow Professor Dominic Lieven will join us again.
Professor Dominic Lieven is THE most eminent scholar and author of Russian history and much more, you can find more detail here and watch some of his video lectures below:
- Professor Lieven at LSE
- Professor Dominic Lieven at Harvard
- And here, Dominic Lieven on “The European Crisis” in Nikkei
more about Dominic Lieven below
Dominic Lieven’s most recent book: Towards the Flame: Empire, War and the End of Tsarist Russia
Professor Dominic Lieven’s most recent book Towards the Flame: Empire, War and the End of Tsarist Russia was selected as FINANCIAL TIMES BOOK OF THE YEAR 2015, and was awarded the Pushkin House Prize – watch interviews with Professor Dominic Lieven here.
Professor Lieven’s recent book “Russia against Napoleon. The Battle for Europe, 1807 to 1814“, won the Wolfson History Prize and the Annual Prize of the Fondation Napoléon for the best foreign work on the Napoleonic era.
CIRSD Conference on WWI: Panel “What Kind of Failure?” – Prof. Dominic Lieven
Dominic Lieven: Dismantling Anglophone Hegemony Is a Costly Enterprise
Here are some more of Professor Dominic Lieven’s works
- Empire: The Russian Empire and Its Rivals (Yale Nota Bene)
- Nicholas II: Twilight of the Empire
- Towards the Flame: Empire, War and the End of Tsarist Russia
- The End of Tsarist Russia: The March to World War I and Revolution
- Russia Against Napoleon: The True Story of the Campaigns of War and Peace
- The Cambridge History of Russia: Volume 2, Imperial Russia, 1689–1917
- The Aristocracy in Europe 1815-1914
To join (Trinity College Cambridge members only):
The fee is again YEN 10,000 including a kaiseki menu and unlimited drinks for about 2 hours, please prepay the fee as usual. Usually we go for nijikai nearby.
Registration and prepayment deadline is Friday 2 December 2016. I will send location details and account details for prepayment to those who register.
If you are Trinity College Cambridge member living in Japan or visiting Japan and like to register:
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