The Arnold A. Saltzman Institute of War and Peace Studies and the Program on U.S.-Russia Relations at the Harriman Institute present:


Book Talk: Collisions: The Origins of the War in Ukraine and the New Global Instability


Tuesday, April 9, 2024

4:15 pm – 5:45 pm

Marshall D. Shulman Seminar Room, 1219 International Affairs Building

Moderated by Elise Giuliano, Senior Lecturer in Political Science; Director of the MARS-REERS
Program; Director of the Program on U.S.-Russia Relations
With Michael Kimmage, Professor of history at the Catholic University of America and a Non-Resident Senior Associate at the Center for Strategic and International Studies
Event Description:
In this talk, Professor Michael Kimmage will introduce his book Collisions: The War in Ukraine and the Origins of the New Global Instability, which is appearing with Oxford University Press in March 2023. Professor Kimmage will outline the origins of the war, going back to 2008; and the interplay among Russia, Ukraine, Europe and the United States that is the backdrop to Putin’s massive invasion of Ukraine in February 2022. Professor Kimmage will also sketch the war’s global implications and the policy options facing the United States at the present moment.