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CFUW Guelph November General Meeting

November 28, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

“Back to the Future? Reflections on Russia’s Women from Communism to Capitalism”

Leonard Friesen
Associate Professor, Laurier University

Dr. Leonard G. Friesen is a Professor of History at Wilfrid Laurier University, where he has been since 1994. Friesen has been to Russia countless times, most recently twice since in 2017.He lived in Leningrad (then St. Petersburgh) with his wife and children in the time of Gorbachev, and has published books and articles on a wide range of topics in Russian history. Though not a woman himself (!) he has had many occasions to observe them, and to engage many in conversation with them over several decades. he looks forward to sharing some of his insights with CFUW.

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November 28, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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CFUW Guelph


St Andrew’s Presbyterian Church
161 Norfolk Street
Guelph, ON N1H 4J7 Canada
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