[Forum Munich] Ronald Suny (Chicago/Ann Arbor): "Modernizing Imperialisms: The Making and Breaking of Nations in the Tsarist and Soviet Empires"

12.09.2017 (18:15 - 19:45)

On September 12, 2017, Prof. Dr. Ronald Suny (Chicago/Ann Arbor) is going to deliver a paper on "Modernizing Imperialisms: The Making and Breaking of Nations in the Tsarist and Soviet Empires" at the Graduate School in Munich as public Evening Lecture of the international conference "The Tsarist/Soviet empires and the history of modernity in Asia". The lecture is part of the Graduate School's event series "Forum" and will be open to the public.

Ronald Grigor Suny is professor emeritus of political science and history at the University of Chicago. He is the William H. Sewell Jr. Distinguished University Professor of History at the University of Michigan and Emeritus Professor of Political Science and History at the University of Chicago. Suny has also been teaching as Senior Reseacher at the National Research University – Higher School of Economics in St. Petersburg.

Ronald Grigor Suny’s fields of study are Russian, Armenian and Caucasian history, nationalism, ethnic conflict and genocide. He has been Visiting Research Fellow at the Graduate School of East and Southeast European Studies in Munich from July to mid-August 2016. Since then he is Honorary Research Associate of the Graduate School.

The lecture is part of the Graduate School's lecture series "Forum" and is open to the public.

Time: Tuesday, September 12, 2017, 6-8 p.m. c.t.

Venue: Munich, Graduate School of East and Southeast European Studies, Maria-Theresia-Straße 21, 81675 München, library (ground floor)

The lecture will be video recorded and photographed for our Video-Podcast series and public relation activities. If you choose to participate, you are presumed to consent to the use of your image in these recordings.

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