"Imperial Turn" or Returning to Empire in Contemporary Russian Historiography
Andriy Portnov"Ukraina Moderna"
March 19, 2009
Library, Center for Urban History
Andriy Portnov spoke about his forthcoming book on the subject '"Imperial Turn" or Returning to Empire in Contemporary Russian Historiography." In particular, Andriy Portnov addressed the following topics: Russian studies of Ukraine as a phenomenon of the post-Soviet period; the "New Imperial History" or the "New History of Empire"; the "Good Empire": from Sergei Schogolev to Alexei Miller; Putin’s Russia: dilemmas of nation and empire.
Сover Image: Nicholas II in the imperial train. 1917