31 Aug – 12 September

31 Aug: “The Russian State & Modernization”

  • Khlevniuk, 1-9

5 Sep: “A Party of ‘a New Type:'” Marxism-Leninism & the RSDLP(b)”

7 Sep: “A Party of ‘a New Type:'” Marxism-Leninism & the RSDLP(b),” pt. 2
  • Khlevniuk, 42-53
12 Sep: “Passage through Armageddon: Russia’s Great War & Revolution”
  • Khlevniuk, 53-68