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A session of the Focus on Russia Lecture Series

Co-chairs, Carol Saivetz and Elizabeth Wood

Speakers

Julia Ioffe, Moscow born American journalist who covers national security and foreign policy topics for The Atlantic

Garry Kasparov, Chairman  of the Human Rights Foundation, Russian chess grandmaster, former World Chess Champion, writer, and political activist.  Kasparov’s books Winter is coming and Deep Thinking will be signed and sold at the event

Co-sponsors:  MIT Center for International Studies, MIT Security Studies Program, MIT-Russia Program

Events are open to all community members. We welcome people of every identity, ability/disability, and background, and will strive to meet all needs for full participation.