Soviet Dissidents and Their Impact in West Germany, 1950-1985

Tuesday, March 23, 2021 - 12:30pm to 1:45pm

Soviet dissidents, especially Andrei Sakharov and other leading human rights activists, had a far-reaching impact in the Federal Republic of Germany. Our speakers will discuss this impact and its implications.

Speaker(s)

Maria Birger, Ph.D. Candidate in Modern History, Humboldt University (Berlin)
Moderator: Nadia Boyadjieva, Visiting Scholar, Davis Center; Professor of International Law and International Relations, Institute for Balkan Studies, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

Sponsored by the Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies.

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