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 7 December, 2 - 7pm
Event: SCRSS Special
Event Celebratory event in the run-up to Christmas to launch
the Society's 90th anniversary in 2014. Library tours, exhibition,
souvenirs, refreshments and more...
Thursday 16 - Saturday 18 January 2014, 2 - 6pm
Times:Russian Times Photographs from RIA Novosti's archives
explore Russian history from the 1917 revolution through to Boris
Yeltsin, the first president of post-Soviet Russia.
Friday 21 February 2014, 7pm
Schnittke in the Cinema and Concert Hall John Riley looks
at the relationship between Schnittke's film music and concert
works, using music and film examples.