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
Until Friday 30 January 2015
Photo Exhibition: London-St
Petersburg: City and People Fascinating photographic portraits
of twelve residents of each city from different social and professional
backgrounds - with their views on both countries. Open Monday
- Friday during normal office hours. Admission free.
Tuesday 27 January 2015, 10.30am
Memorial Day Commemoration at the Soviet War Memorial, London.
Thursday 5 February, 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.
Monday 16 February 2015
Digest Spring 2015 Our new issue with articles by David Lane,
Michael Jones and Robert Chandler.
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.