Thu, Sep 15|
Monday Night Brewing Co.
Surrounded by Enemies: The Historical Roots of Putin’s Propaganda Empire
Time & Location
Sep 15, 2022, 7:00 PM
Monday Night Brewing Co., 14 12th St S, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
About the event
Vladimir Putin’s regime has become famous for its use of propaganda in promoting Russian nationalism and suppressing domestic and foreign threats. While the tools of their trade may be new, their methods are rooted in long-standing propaganda practices that were developed during the Soviet period. Come learn about the evolution of Russian propaganda over the last century and gain the tools you need to be a skeptical consumer of information.
Dr. Margaret Peacock is an Associate Professor of History at the University of Alabama. She specializes in the history of media and propaganda, with an emphasis on Russia, the Middle East, and the Cold War.
General Admission$15.00+$0.38 service fee