Journeys through the Russian Empire: Photography and the Art of Survival

Journeys through the Russian Empire: Photography and the Art of Survival An online lecture by Dr. William Brumfield In this program, we will venture into the extraordinary convergences between Dr. Brumfield's work and Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky's photographs. This lecture will consider connections to the fate of [...]

2021-04-19T15:59:31-04:00May 8th, 2021|

WATCH: The Experience of Confession in Imperial Russia

On March 13th, University at Albany (SUNY) professor Nadieszda Kizenko presented "The Experience of Confession in Imperial Russia." This presentation was part of the Russian History Museum's Second Saturday lecture series. Using objects from the Russian History Museum's collection, this talk looked at confession [...]

2021-03-18T14:21:17-04:00March 18th, 2021|Second Saturdays|

WATCH: Royal Weddings in Russia: Pageant and Piety at the Court of Russia’s Rulers

On February 13th, Westminster College Professor Russell Martin presented an online lecture titled "Royal Weddings in Russia: Pageant and Piety at the Court of Russia's Rulers." This presentation was part of the Russian History Museum's Second Saturday lecture series. The weddings of Russia’s rulers [...]

2021-03-16T15:44:52-04:00February 18th, 2021|Second Saturdays|

Royal Weddings in Russia: Pageant and Piety at the Court of Russia’s Rulers

Royal Weddings in Russia: Pageant and Piety at the Court of Russia's Rulers An online lecture by Dr. Russell E. Martin In this lecture, Westminster College Professor Russell E. Martin will discuss his research on royal weddings in Russia during the sixteenth, seventeenth, and eighteenth [...]

2021-01-11T21:55:09-05:00February 13th, 2021|

Online Lecture: “Grand Duke Michael: Brother of the Tsar”

Grand Duke Michael: Brother of the Tsar An online lecture by Nicholas Nicholson In this lecture, our Director of Development and Romanov scholar Nicholas Nicholson will present new research from his recent book from Academica Press co-authored with translator Helen Azar, Michael Romanov: Brother of [...]

2020-12-10T11:27:03-05:00December 12th, 2020|