Rodney Bohac, an associate professor in the history department at Brigham Young University, will speak Thursday, Feb. 14, at the Women's Research Institute Brown Bag Luncheon.

"Women and Work in Russia: 19th-Century Tradition and Perestroika" is the title of his address at noon in 378 Wilkinson Center.Bohac has conducted research in the Soviet Union on early 19th-century Russian peasants. Bohac is the author of "Peasant Widows in the Russian Community," which will be published in a collection of essays on Russia's women.