"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.

http://www.valexandrov.com

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