English presentation

"No saviour from on high delivers", plate, Mezhigori, 1925 (DR)

About the ongoing war in Ukraine: "Russia and Ukraine: A clash of memories", Le Monde diplomatique, April 2022

This website is dedicated to the history of Revolution, Utopias and, generally speaking, Communism in the USSR and especially in Ukraine from 1917 to 1935.

It presents more than 20 years of historical researches in libraries and archival

depositories in Ukraine and Russia.

It also deals with the traces and the use of the revolutionary decade in the soviet and post-soviet societies.

Papers and also original documents (mostly in French and Russian) are proposed to the reader's attention.

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