Revisiting the 1989 Romanian Revolution: Some Personal Reflections by Prof. Dennis Deletant OBE

11th December 2009

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On the evening of Friday 11 December 2009, Prof. Dennis Deletant OBE held a presentation on the topic of the Romanian revolution of 1989.

For the benefit of a large audience, Prof. Deletant recalled his visit to Romania in the aftermath of the revolution, in a Bucharest where euphoria mixed with distrust, and stray gunshots were still heard. The presentation was followed by a Q&A session with the audience, moderated by Nicolae Ratiu, Chairman of the Ratiu Foundation. 

Photo credits: Gabriel Haidau