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Thursday, December 12, 2019

From Revolution to Nation. Popular Unrest in Russian Poland, 1907-1918

Lecture | December 12 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 270 Stephens Hall

 Wiktor Marzec, Assistant Professor, Robert Zajonc Institute for Social Studies, University of Warsaw

 Institute of Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies (ISEEES)

Russian Poland was among the most militant tsarist borderlands during the 1905-1907 Revolution. Harboring long-lasting strikes and breeding bellicose street fighters, Poland witnessed an unprecedented political upheaval manifest in the emergence of mass parties, labor unions and a new public culture. However, only a decade later, when revolutionary movements again loomed large and shook the whole...   More >