RESC congratulates Dr Malcolm Spencer, former Programme Coordinator of the University Consortium programme, on his new post as Lecturer in the Histories of Russia and Communism at the University...Read more
Professor Robert Service was awarded the Danube Prize on 8 November 2017 'in recognition of his body of work chronicling Russian history from the late nineteenth century to the present'.
From Oxford Today, 8 November 2017:
A hundred years ago to the day, Russians awoke to find the Provisional government under arrest and a new Bolshevik regime in its place.
Examining nine 'case histories' that reveal the origins and evolution of homophobic attitudes in modern Russia, Dan Healey asserts that the nation's contemporary homophobia can be traced back to...Read more
CIS and Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre Co-Sponsored Lecture
From Leningrad to Leninfall: The Geopolitics of Soviet Monuments
100 Years since the Russian Revolution...
Trump appeared satisfied after Putin denied that his people had probed the American political establishment with untoward intent. Apparently Putin’s word should be accepted without cavil....Read more
In Russia and Its Islamic World, Robert Service discusses Russia’s long and difficult relationship with Islam, within its borders and across the world, from the thirteenth century to the...Read more
Here is a new article in Political Research Quarterly by Paul Chaisty and Svitlana Chernykh - How Do Minority Presidents Manage Multiparty Coalitions? Identifying and Analyzing the...Read more