Richard Wortman
Bryce Professor Emeritus of European Legal History (Modern Europe)
Richard Wortman is Bryce Professor Emeritus of European Legal History (Modern Europe). His interests include Russian institutional, cultural, and intellectual history, with a focus on the history of imperial Russia. His major books include the award-winning Scenarios of Power: Myth and Ceremony in Russian Monarchy. Volume One: From Peter the Great to the Death of Nicholas I (Princeton University Press, 1995) and the second volume of the work, From Alexander II to the Abdication of Nicholas II (Princeton University Press, 2000).

Richard Wortman is Bryce Professor Emeritus of European Legal History (Modern Europe). His interests include Russian institutional, cultural, and intellectual history, with a focus on the history of imperial Russia. His major books include the award-winning Scenarios of Power: Myth and Ceremony in Russian Monarchy. Volume One: From Peter the Great to the Death of Nicholas I (Princeton University Press, 1995) and the second volume of the work, From Alexander II to the Abdication of Nicholas II (Princeton University Press, 2000).

Richard Wortman
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   rsw3@columbia.edu
   212-854-8488
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