Sheila Blair – Monumentalizing the Grave: Muslim-style Mausolea across Mongol Eurasia

Event Date: 7 March 2017 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Professor Sheila Blair (Boston College) – Monumentalizing the Grave: Muslim-style Mausolea across Mongol Eurasia Professor Blair teaches about all aspects of Islamic art from the seventh century to modern times. She offers surveys on Islamic art, architecture, and urbanism, as …

Geoffrey Hosking – The triumph of distrust: the Russian revolution and Soviet society

Event Date: 7 March 2017 Windsor Auditorium Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0E The Department of History at Royal Holloway presents: The 2017 Hayes Robinson Lecture Professor Geoffrey Hosking OBE (Emeritus Professor of Russian History School of Slavonic & East European Studies, University College London) – The triumph of distrust: the Russian revolution and Soviet society The …