This is a digital companion to the exhibition World on Fire in Flames of Blood: Narratives of the Russian Revolution, on view in the Melba Remig Saltarelli Exhibit Room in Wilson Special Collections Library from January 21 through May 14, 2017. With a title drawn from Aleksandr Blok's The Twelve, this exhibition brought together some of the conflicting voices from the chaotic events that changed world history. This digital companion includes a selection of digitzed items from the exhibition. All items are drawn from the André Savine Collection of materials relating to Russian emigration, part of the Rare Book Collection, purchased with support from Van Louis Weatherspoon and Kay Massey Weatherspoon and digitized in partnership with the Internet Archive.
Exhibit created by Kirill Tolpygo.
Last updated: 10/29/2020