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The RSA hosts one of the world’s leading public events programmes, delivering over 100 lectures, talks, screenings and debates a year. These events provide a platform for our most exciting public thinkers, and encourage intelligent exploration of today’s most urgent social challenges. Our public programme welcomes speakers from across the world and across disciplines – all united by a belief in the power of ideas to inspire and motivate social change. All of the audio files are recordings of talks in our public events programme.


Orlando Figes on Revolutionary Russia

May 8th, 2014

Episode 191 of 494 episodes

Are we still dealing with the consequences of the Russian Revolution? In the last of our exciting series of events celebrating the return of the popular and accessible Pelican books, renowned historian Orlando Figes explains the causes and outcomes of the revolution.

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