Foreign Policy Research Institute A Nation Must Think Before it Acts Putin, Trump, and the Russian Enigma

VENUE:New York Historical Society

Putin, Trump, and the Russian Enigma

| Eurasia Program

About the Event

Join leading historian Stephen Kotkin for a riveting talk on the current ties between the US and Russia – with a special focus on the relationship between Vladimir Putin and Donald J. Trump. Learn how the current moment stands apart from recent history since the Cold War. Kotkin’s most recent books are two critically acclaimed volumes on the life and times of Joseph Stalin (with the third in progress).


New York Historical Society

170 Central Park West
New York. NY. US. 10024


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Stephen Kotkin

Stephen Kotkin - Stephen Kotkin is an FPRI Eurasia Fellow and the Birkelund Professor in History and International Affairs at Princeton University, where he directs the Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies and co-directs the Program in the History and Practice of Diplomacy. He is also a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University.