Boris Nemtsov book launch and discussion


The Estonian School of Diplomacy, in cooperation with the Open Estonia Foundation, is pleased to invite you to a book presentation (to be followed by a panel discussion) of the newly published edited volume Boris Nemtsov and Russian Politics: Power and Resistance, released by Ibidem Press in 2018 (for more on the book, see
The event will take place on Tuesday, April 17 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM at ESD’s premises on the 6th floor of the Estonian National Library (Rahvusraamatukogu), which is located at Tõnismägi 2 in Tallinn.

Ekke Nõmm, Director, Estonian School of Diplomacy (welcoming remarks)
Mari Roonemaa, Open Estonia Foundation (welcoming remarks)
Andrey Makarychev, Visiting Professor, Johan Skytte Institute of Political Science, University of Tartu, book co-editor
Alexandra Yatsyk, Research Fellow, Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies, University of Uppsala, book co-editor
Marina Kaljurand, Former Minister of Foreign Affairs and Estonian Ambassador to Moscow
Hans H. Luik, Ekspress Group
Dr. Viljar Veebel (moderator)

The discussion will be held in English.

Registration is open until April 12. The event is free open to the public but participants MUST REGISTER via the Google Docs form, available both under “Tickets” above and here:

For additional information, please contact Viljar Veebel,, +372 5057255