Received from a member.
This is a launch of our book "Russia & Asia: Nomadicand Oriental
Traditions in Russian History". Theauthor, Edgar Knobloch, will be in
conversation withDr Robert Chenciner, an Oxford academic, on thesubject of
"Russia's Oriental Mindset: From the Khansof the Steppe to Vladimir Putin"
– 31st October, 6.30pm at Pushkin House. There will also be a
winereception. Free entry.