"The Black Russian"

Event Location: 
245 East Pyne
Event Audience: 
open to the public
Event Detail: 

Speaker: Vladimir Alexandrov, Bensinger Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures at Yale University. 

Professor Alexandrov will be coming to speak from his new book, The Black Russian, a biography of an African-American who emigrated to Russia in the late 19th-century, and became one of Moscow's most successful entrepreneurs.


Sponsored by the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures the Center for African American Studies, and the Program for Russian and Eurasian Studies.

Event Type: 
Standard Event
Event Date: 
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 - 4:30pm