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A Tale of Two Collections: The Icons of Nikolai Likhachev and Ilya Ostroukhov

“We always imagine Russian culture in the form of a diptych, in which one wing is Petersburg and the other Moscow,” the critic Abram Efros wrote in 1921. “In the field of Russian…

From  Jack Allen on April 13th, 2021 0 likes 23 plays

Boris Nemtsov’s Transformation of Russian Politics

A special event discussion with Zhanna Nemtsova, the co-Founder of the Boris Nemtsov Foundation for Freedom, and Mikhail Fishman, journalist and filmmaker.

From  Jack Allen on March 29th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays

Russia’s Political Crisis – Navalnyi’s in Jail: Now What?

A special event lecture with Leonid Volkov, chief of staff and political director of Alexei Navalnyi’s opposition campaign.Sponsored by the Program in Russian, East European, and Eurasian…

From  Jack Allen on March 7th, 2021 0 likes 31 plays

The Yusupovs in Paris: Building a Collection

The Yusupovs are renowned for their patronage and significant art collection established by Prince Nikolai Borisovich (1750-1831). Largely studied since the 19th century and more recently, this…

From  Jack Allen on December 18th, 2020 0 likes 53 plays