Odessa: Genius and Death in a City of Dreams

Tuesday, March 1, 2011
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Room 1219 International Affairs Building

Please join the Harriman Institute for a talk by Charles King, Georgetown University.

Charles King is Professor of International Affairs and Government at Georgetown University. He is the author most recently of Odessa: Genius and Death in a City of Dreams (W. W. Norton, 2011) as well as Extreme Politics: Nationalism, Violence, and the End of Eastern Europe (Oxford University Press, 2010), The Ghost of Freedom: A History of the Caucasus*(Oxford University Press, 2008), and other books on the history and politics of eastern Europe and Eurasia. In 2010 he completed two terms as Chair of the Faculty of Georgetown's Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service.