Opening Reception – Russian Imperial Porcelain Easter Eggs
- The Museum of Russian Art, South Minneapolis MN
Professor Nick Hayes will present a talk and question and answer discussion on the 2014 Ukrainian crisis in the context of the region’s history, ethnic divisions, and the acute tensions between Moscow and Washington over the post-Cold War order.
TMORA Members: $10.00
General Admission: $15.00
Nick Hayes is a writer, professor and commentator for the media. A frequent guest on television and radio, he has also published nationally and internationally in newspapers, magazines and journals. He has received awards from the Ford Foundation, National Endowment for the Humanities and the Fulbright Program and also won an Emmy in 1991 for his work on Twin Cities Public Television’s (TPT’s) Television and Democracy in Russia. Today, he is a professor of history and holds the University Chair in Critical Thinking at Saint John’s University in Minnesota and is a contributing writer for www.MinnPost.com – the premier political blog in Minnesota.