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Dinsdag 24 oktober, één dag voor het honderdjarig jubileum van de Russische revolutie (oude Russische kalender), vond in EYE filminstituut de première plaats van de film “Bouwen te midden van... [News]
On 28th of September a very special event took place at IISH. The 1917 Russian Revolution is frequently looked at from a Western perspective. Hundred years after the revolution the International... [News]
On 13 September 2015 Professor Doctor Andrei Sokolov passed away in Moscow. A prominent labour and social historian, and a renowned expert in the field, Andrei Sokolov had been a longstanding contact... [News]
IISH has launched, together with the New Economic School (Moscow) and the Interdisciplinary Centre for Studies in History, Economy and Society (Moscow), an online database of historical statistics on... [News]
On 6 March the IISH exhibition Together and Apart. The Urban Family in Russia in the Twentieth Century opened its doors in the Russian port-city of Vladivostok.Formerly on show in de Drenths Museum... [News]
On 18 September 2014 the exhibition "Together and Apart. The Urban Family in Russia in the 20th century" opened its doors in the Peter and Paul Fortress in Saint Petersburg, Russia. The exhibition is... [News]
In the brandnew Jewish Museum and Tolerance Center in Moscow, a highlight from the collections of the IISH is on show: the manuscript of the memoirs of the Russian writer and advocate of freedom of... [News]
Online exhibitions in recognition of the Netherlands-Russia yearDutch entrepreneurs in 1920s Russia, Russian refugees in the Netherlands during the First World War, and Amsterdam teachers on a... [News]
As of 17 November, the Drents Museum in Assen (the Netherlands) features the exhibition ‘Together and Apart - the Family in Russia from 1900 till now'.The exposition accompanies the impressive... [News]
The "Russian Question" was an absolutely central problem for Marxism in the twentieth century. Numerous attempts were made to understand the nature of Soviet society. In his new book Western Marxism... [News]