Robert Service launches his book The Last of the Tsars at the Holywell Music Room on Tuesday 14 March, at 6.30pm. The event also launches Steve Smith's book Russia in Revolution. The Windrush...Read more
In March 1917, Nicholas II, the last Tsar of All the Russias, abdicated and the dynasty that had ruled an empire for three hundred years was forced from power by revolution. Now, on the hundredth...Read more
Professor Archie Brown has had an article published in the Washington Post, entitled Donald Trump thinks he’s a strong leader. But that’s an illusion.
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Professor Archie Brown's work The Myth of the Strong Leader (Bodley Head, 2014) has been named by Bill Gates as one of his top 5 reads of 2016. "This year’s fierce election battle...Read more
The Elliott Lecture, at which Svetlana Alexievich (awarded the 2015 Nobel Prize in Literature) will speak, is now fully booked. There was a hugely enthusiastic response to the event, which will...Read more
Professor Roy Allison has published a new article on contested understandings of sovereignty for the European Leadership Network. It can be found here:
Dr Leila Alieva, Academic Visitor attached to the Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre, features in the Trinity Term 2016 issue of 'Oxford Today'. She discusses her experience of persecution in...Read more