November 13, Thursday, 7pm, Louis Sell, a 28-year veteran of the US diplomatic service, will discuss the causes of the Soviet collapse and the influence it still exerts on contemporary events. He spent many years living in Moscow, where he witnessed the Soviet collapse and knew many of the participants first-hand. He is currently finishing a book on the end of the USSR.

We are proud to be a Community Partner for the 2015 Camden Conference, which this year focuses on Russia Resurgent. The conference itself will take place in Camden, February 20-22, 2015. As a Community Partner, we will host a program here this fall, and add a selection of materials on Russia to our collection. For more information, visit

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