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Byre World: In Conversation with Prof Marci Shore

Wednesday 13 February, 6pm
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The School of Modern Languages, in collaboration with The Byre Theatre, offers an exciting programme of events related to the literature, film and cultures of the world. Our Byre World programme showcases some of the research being carried out by the School of Modern Languages and brings together artists, filmmakers, writers and academics. All events are open to university staff and students and the general public.



 In Conversation with Professor Marci Shore

Marci Shore is Associate Professor of History at Yale University and the award-winning author of Caviar and Ashes: A Warsaw Generation’s Life and Death in Marxism, 1918-1968, and The Taste of Ashes: The Afterlife of Totalitarianism in Eastern Europe. Her writing on the intellectual history of Central and Eastern Europe appears in the New Yorker, New York Times, TLS, New York Review of Books, Foreign Affairs, and the Economist. Dr Emily Finer joins Professor Marci Shore for a discussion of her most recent book: The Ukrainian Night: An Intimate History of Revolution.