Davis Center: Teaching the Russian Revolution


Friday, December 1, 2017, 8:30am to 4:00pm


CGIS South, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA


Teacher Workshop

Russian Revolution Centenary Programming


One hundred years later, we will gather to discuss the Russian Revolution, its direct and indirect international effects, and how to bring this content into K-14 classrooms. 


Historical Significance of the Revolution 100 Years Later

Terry Martin, George F. Baker Professor of Russian Studies, Harvard

The Russian Revolution and the Role of Women and Gender

Rochelle Ruthchild, Research Scholar at the Women's Studies Research Center, Brandeis University; Davis Center Associate, Harvard University

Portrayals of the Russian Revolution in Film and other Media

Vera Koshkina, Fellow in the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures, Harvard University

To register for the conference, click here. The cost for participation in the workshop is $25; checks (made out to the President and Fellows of Harvard College) can be mailed to the address below. 


Cris Martin

1730 Cambridge Street

Cambridge, MA 02138

Sponsored by the Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies.

For more information, please contact Cris Martin at clmartin@fas.harvard.edu