Nov/13
Russia @ MIT: Talk '100 Shades of Red' by acclaimed journalist Mikhail Zygar

"100 Shades of Red: Perceptions of the 1917 Revolution and Politics Today" by acclaimed journalist Mikhail Zygar. He will talk about his new book, The Empire Must Die (about civil society on the eve of the Russian Revolution), and draw parallels with current political events in Russia. He will also discuss the perception of the Russian revolution of 1917 a hundred years later.