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Professor Chris Miller: What Putin Wants in Ukraine

February 28 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Please join us for a talk with Professor Chris Miller, Assistant Professor of International History and Co-Director of the Russia and Eurasia Program at The Fletcher School. He will explain why Putin is risking Russia’s future in Ukraine. Please make sure to register via myFletcher to participate in the event in person. Light refreshments and snacks will be served after the event.

Chris Miller is Assistant Professor of International History at The Fletcher School and Co-Director of the Russia and Eurasia Program. He has previously served as Associate Director of the Brady-Johnson Program in Grand Strategy at Yale, a lecturer at the New Economic School in Moscow, a visiting researcher at the Carnegie Moscow Center, a research associate at the Brookings Institution, and a fellow at the German Marshall Fund's Transatlantic Academy. He has written three books, The Struggle to Save the Soviet Economy: Mikhail Gorbachev and the Collapse of the USSR (2016), Putinomics: Power and Money in Resurgent Russia (2018), and We Shall Be Masters: Russian Pivots to East Asia from Peter the Great to Putin (2021). He received his Ph.D. and M.A. from Yale University and his B.A. in history from Harvard University.


February 28
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Fletcher Russia and Eurasia Program


ASEAN Auditorium
The Fletcher School, Tufts University, 160 Packard Avenue
Medford, MA 02155 United States
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