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Ivan the Terrible focus of Russian history lecture Feb. 10

February 4, 2009

A leading Russian history scholar will discuss the reign of Ivan the Terrible during a lecture at Indiana State University.

Dr. Charles Halperin, senior scholar in the Russian and East European Institute at Indiana University Bloomington will present "Ivan the Terrible as an Insane Ruler: Method in Madness, or Madness in Method?" at 5 p.m. Tuesday, February 10 in Stalker Hall, room 102. The lecture, sponsored by the ISU department of history, is free and open to the public.

For more information, contact Dr. Barbara Skinner at 812-237-2722 or at bskinner2@isugw.indstate.edu.

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Dr. Charles Halperin, senior scholar in the Russian and East European Institute at Indiana University Bloomington will present \\\"Ivan the Terrible as an Insane Ruler: Method in Madness, or Madness in Method'\\\" at 5 p.m. Tuesday, February 10 in Stalker Hall, room 102. The lecture, sponsored by the ISU department of history, is free and open to the public.

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