Video: What about the revolutions?

Sheila Fitzpatrick

Sheila Fitzpatrick considers the attitudes of the Russian government and Western scholars to the October and February revolutions.

Read more by Sheila Fitzpatrick on the Russian Revolution and Soviet Union in the LRB:

Good Communist Homes · 27 July 2017

What’s Left?: The Russian Revolution · 30 March 2017

Diary: Andrei Platonov · 1 December 2016

Vodka + Caesium: Nostalgia for the USSR · 20 October 2016

Going Native: The Maisky Diaries · 3 December 2015

Almost Lovable: What Stalin Built · 30 July 2015

Whose person is he? ‘Practising Stalinism’ · 20 March 2014