Davis Center: The Dissolution of the Soviet Union and Its Consequences


Tuesday, November 22, 2016, 12:15pm to 2:00pm


CGIS South S354, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge


This round-table discussion is being held in conjunction with the opening of the exhibition “The Demise of the Soviet Union, 1985-1991: A 25-Year Retrospective" and as a follow-up to the exhibit's opening panel from November 21st.


Serhii Plokhii, Mykhailo S. Hrushevs'kyi Professor of Ukrainian History, Harvard University; Director, Harvard Ukrainian Research Institute; Faculty Associate, Davis Center

Thomas W. Simons, Jr., Former Senior U.S. State Department Official; Center Associate, Davis Center

Odd Arne Westad, Professor of History, Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University

Gregory Amnouel, Filmmaker of Awakening, a Documentary about the August 1991 Coup

Chair: Mark Kramer, Program Director, Cold War Studies Project, Davis Center


Sponsored by the Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies.

For more information, please call 617-495-4037.