Stanford University Professor to Speak on Stalin’s Genocides at CSU Stanislaus on February 20

What: “Stalin’s Genocides” Lecture by Professor Norman Naimark

When: Wednesday, February 20, at 7:30 p.m.

Where: Demergasso Bava Hall, Room 167, CSU Stanislaus, Turlock

Details: The public is invited to attend a lecture by Stanford professor Norman Naimark, who will speak about his most recent book, Stalin’s Genocides (Princeton University Press, 2010).

Naimark, who has published extensively on Russian and Soviet history, will not only discuss Stalin’s atrocities, but will also examine the question of whether Stalin’s atrocities were really genocide, a question that has important implications for international law and historical responsibility.

The lecture is free and open to the public. For more information contact CSU Stanislaus Department of History at (209) 667-3238.

Denise Nordell