The Museum of Russian Art will host a panel discussion in conjunction with the current exhibition, The Romanovs: Legacy of an Empire Lost.
The discussion will focus on the history of the Russian Imperial Dynasty and multiple interpretations of its legacy.
Thursday, March 20th
6:30 pm to 7:30 pm
(doors open at 6:00 pm)
Theofanis Stavrou, Professor of History, University of Minnesota.
Nick Hayes, Professor of History, St. John’s University
Dr. Maria Zavialova, Curator, The Museum of Russian Art
Peter Weisensel, Professor of History, Macalester College
Matthew Miller, Associate Professor of History, University of Northwestern-St. Paul
Five notable Minnesota scholars will share their views on the turbulent history of the Romanov dynasty as rulers of the vast Empire and its surviving legend. The participants will bring unique insights into four centuries of Russian history. Professor Theofanis Stavrou will chair the discussion.
Join us at The Museum of Russian Art for what promises to be a lively panel discussion on the Romanov legacy!
Registration is required. Seating is limited. No refunds.
Jack and Pamela Safar.
This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a Minnesota State Arts Board Operating Support grant, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund, and a grant from the Wells Fargo Foundation Minnesota.