Harry Rigby Seminar Series

Past events

Harry Rigby Seminar Series: Stalin and “Abroad”. Soviet Attitudes to Foreigners and the West in the Pre-War Period

13 Mar 2014

Speaker: Professor Sheila Fitzpatrick, University of Sydney and University of Chicago Stalin and his Politburo team were intensely suspicious of foreigners....

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Harry Rigby Seminar: Social Justice and Postcommunist Russia

19 Feb 2015

Communism was supposed to have eliminated the exploitation of man by man. It certainly limited the more obvious forms of inequality, not least in wealth and...

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How does the current Russian Standoff with the West compare with the Cold War in the 1970s and in the 1980s

15 Mar 2016

Paul Dibb is Emeritus Professor of strategic studies in the College of Asia and the Pacifi  at Th e Australian National University, where he was Head of the...

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Social Movements and Identity in Contemporary Russia

3 Mar 2017

Beyond ‘regime’ and ‘opposition’: structural features of protest and social movements in Putin’s Russia—Mischa Gabowitsch  Protest in Russia is often...

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Harry Rigby Lecture Series: Russia and the crisis in Western policy-making

4 Apr 2017

Dr Bobo Lo is an independent analyst. He was previously Director of the China and Russia Programmes at the Centre for European Reform, Head of the Russia and...

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