Russia’s War on Ukraine: Historical Turning Points

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April 25, 2022
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
European History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Human Rights, Public Policy, World History / Studies

The Albert Lepage Center for History in the Public Interest cordially invites you for a conversation about ongoing crisis in Ukraine. 

What were the turning points that led to Russia’s current war on Ukraine and its people? This webinar will reflect upon the history of the Ukrainian-Russian relationship, including: the Holodomor, WWII and its aftermath, the collapse of the Soviet Union, the Budapest Memorandum, the Russian war on Georgia, and the illegal annexation of Crimea.


  • Dr. Adele Lindenmeyr, Historian of Russia & the USSR; Dean, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences; Villanova University
  • Dr. Mike Westrate, Historian of Ukraine & the USSR; Assistant Vice Provost, Graduate Education & Research; Villanova University

Co-sponsored by the Falvey Memorial Library, Villanova University

In-person event with option for virtual participation. See the event site for details. Click here

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Andreina Soto, Center Administrator

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