The Society for Co-operation in Russian and Soviet
Studies (SCRSS) is a unique educational centre, based in London,
which aims to promote knowledge of the culture, language and history
of Russia and the former Soviet Union. The Society caters for
students, teachers, researchers, designers and all other individuals
interested in Russia. It offers a library, archive and unique
photographic collection. It also organises lectures, film shows,
seminars and exhibitions, and facilitates professional contacts
between individuals and organisations in Russia and the United
Kingdom. The Society is a registered charity.
Saturday 18 May 12.30pm
Event: SCRSS Annual General Meeting
- open to SCRSS members only.
Friday 7 June 7pm
Lecture: Beyond the Rite's Riot
- John Riley tells the story of the composition and premiere of
Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring, putting the work into
the context of the composer's career and of 20th century music.