Sept. 19 | Journalist Masha Gessen Discusses Vladimir Putin & Donald Trump

Uncertain Correspondence:

Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump

6:00 p.m. | Tuesday, Sept. 19 | Sottile Theatre | 44 George St. 

Free and open to the public

Masha Gessen, prominent Russian-American journalist and author of the acclaimed critical biography of Vladimir Putin, The Man Without a Face: The Unlikely Rise of Vladimir Putin, will speak on the subject of the Trump presidency, and what we can and cannot learn about it by looking at Russia and President Putin.

Q&A and book signing to follow the program.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library, Department of German & Russian Studies, First Year Experience, the Center for Public Choice and Market Process, Department of History, Department of Political Science, Women’s and Gender Studies Program, Jewish Studies Program, and International Studies Program.

From on-campus collaborations to the Winthrop Roundtable, the Friends of the Library’s programming brings together luminaries from across the Lowcountry and beyond, providing opportunities for lifelong learning that strengthen our community.