How can American and Russian Soldiers Try to Understand Each Other Better? (Hint: Tolstoy), lecture by Dr. Rick McPeak, Brigadier-General, US Army, ret.
Dr. McPeak received his BS from West Point, MA from Cornell, and his PhD in Russian Literature from the University of Washington. He was a Professor of Russian Literature at West Point from July 1996-October 2014.
His talk will be based on the experience of many years of teaching War and Peace and Hadji Murat to West Point students and multiple interactions with Russian military officers.
Sponsored by the Forum on Security & Democracy, the Center for Freedom & Western Civlization, and Division of Arts & Humanities Colloquium series.
Tuesday, February 5 at 4:15pm
105 Lawrence Hall