PLEASE NOTE LOCATION CHANGE TO VIRGINIA HENES YOUNG THEATRE
USM will welcome Masha Gessen, author of "The Future is History: How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia," which won the National Book Award for Nonfiction in 2017.
The event is supported by an E.E. Ford Foundation grant for the Global Scholars Crisis Simulation. Individuals in the USM and greater Milwaukee communities are invited to attend this event at no cost. Click here to RSVP.
About the author:
Masha Gessen is the author of the National Book Award-winning "The Future Is History: How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia" as well as "The Man Without a Face: The Unlikely Rise of Vladimir Putin," "The Brothers: The Road to an American Tragedy" and several other books. A staff writer at the New Yorker and the recipient of numerous awards, including a Guggenheim Fellowship and a Carnegie Fellowship, Gessen teaches at Amherst College, and lives in New York City.