The Society for Co-operation in Russian and Soviet Studies (SCRSS)
is a library and cultural centre, based in London, which promotes
knowledge of the culture, language and history of Russia and the
former Soviet Union. Our members include students, teachers, researchers,
designers, university departments and many others with an interest
in Russia. Our library, archive and photographic collections are
unique in the UK. We organise seminars, exhibitions, lectures
and film shows, and facilitate cultural contacts between individuals
and organisations in Russia and the UK. The Society is a registered
Thursday 5 March, 2pm–4pm
Event: First Thursday
Russian Language Discussion Club An informal discussion group
for non-native Russian speakers to practise their spoken Russian.
Open to SCRSS members only.
Friday 27 March 2015, 7pm
After Hitler: The Last Days of World War Two in Europe Historian
Dr Michael Jones discusses his new book. After Hitler
looks at the last ten days of war as a narrative day-by-day countdown,
but also considers the wider canvas of the war and the effect
it had on Europe as a whole. Dr Jones has previously written books
on Stalingrad, the siege of Leningrad, the battle for Moscow and
Total War: From Stalingrad to Berlin.