2020 Research Lab Alumni Publications



Open Research Lab and Summer Research Lab alumni publish articles, book chapters, and monographs that help to shape the field of Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies. Take a look at these 2020 publications that have resulted from research conducted at the Research Labs:

Scott Kenworthy

“The Name Glorifiers (Imiaslavie) Controversy,” in The Oxford Handbook of Russian Religious Thought, ed. George Pattison, Caryl Emerson and Randall Poole (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2020), pp. 327-42. DOI: 10.1093/oxfordhb/9780198796442.013.24

“The Revival of the Name-Glorifiers Debate in post-Soviet Russia,” Religion, State & Society 48: 2-3 (2020): 180-95.

“Patriarkh Tikhon i pervoierarkhi Pravoslavnoi Rossiiskoi Tserkvi v gody Grazhdanskoi voiny” [Patriarch Tikhon and the Hierarchy of the Russian Orthodox Church during the Civil War], in Grazhdanskaia voina v Rossii: Zhizn’ v epokhu sotsial’nykh eksperimentov i voennykh ispytanii, 1917-1922 [The Era of the Russian Civil War: Life in a Time of Social Experimentation and Violence, 1917-1922], edited by N. V. Mikhailov and Mark Steinberg (St. Petersburg: Nestor, 2020), pp. 208-222.

Elizabeth Bishop

“The ‘Partisans of Peace’ between Baku and Moscow: The Soviet Experience of 1958.” In The Middle East in 1958, Jeffrey G. Karam, ed. (London: Bloomsbury, 2020).

“Ghosts of Empire in Egypt: The Turkish Ambassador's Revenge,” Revue des mondes musulmans et de la Méditerranée, special issue Fantômes d'Empire: persistances et revendications d'ottomanité(s) dans les espaces post-ottomans; Aline Schlaepfer, Philippe Bourmaud, Iyas Hassan, eds. (2020).

"Concepts of Space," International Journal of Middle East Studies 52, 4 (2020).

“Soviet Policy Towards Egypt: D. S. Solod in the State Archive of the Russian Federation,” Maghreb Review 45, 3 (2020).

“Dying to Survive: Construction Workers in French Algeria (1950-1960),” Oussour al-jadida [New Eras] 10, 3 (2020).

“The Black Panthers and Palestine,” Majalat rawafid lil-dirasat wal-abhath al-ealamiat fi al-ulum al-ijtimia wal-insania [Tributaries Journal for Studies and Scientific Research in the Social and Human Sciences] 4, 1 (2020).

“The Issue of Palestine at the Second Congress of the Communist International,” al-Majalat al-Jazayiriat lil'abhath wal-Dirasat [Algerian Journal for Research and Studies] 3, 3 (2020).

“The ‘Partisans of Peace’ in a Global Cold War,” The Academic Research Institute in Iraq blog, 14 October 2020.

“Shi’i Muslim Exiles of the 20th Century,” University of British Columbia, Database of Religious History (2020).

Mark Silinsky

Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps: Its Similarities to the Soviet KGB and the German SS and Gestapo - Ariel https://www.ariel.ac.il/wp/jimes/wp-content/uploads/sites/147/2020/06/Silinsky.pdf 

Michael Hickey

Michael C. Hickey, "The Jews in the Revolution," in Daniel T. Orlovsky, ed., A Companion to the Russian Revolution, pp. 377-387. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell, 2020.

Tatiana Filimonova

Filimonova, Tatiana. “Vladimir Sorokin’s Telluria. Post-Imperial Eurasia, Fragmented Europe” in Transnational Russian Studies, ed. Andy Byford, Connor Doak, and Stephen Hutchings. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 2020.

Cadra Peterson McDaniel

“Valentin Serov: Mir iskusstva and Portrayals of the Russian Monarchy.” 2019 The European Studies Conference Selected Proceedings. 2020.

Katherine Bowers

Bowers, Katherine. “The Gothic Novel Reader Comes to Russia.” In Reading Russia: A History of Reading in Modern Russia, vol. 2. Damiano Rebecchini and Raffaella Vassena, eds. Ledizioni, 2020. 377-408.

Melissa Miller

Miller, Melissa. “Chekhov and Zola’s Naturalism.” The Russian Review 79.2 (2020): 293-308.

Zachary Hoffman

"Drawing Stereotypes: Europe and East Asia in Russian Political Caricature, 1900-1905" in Sibirica, Interdisciplinary Journal of Siberian Studies, Volume 19 (2020): Issue 1 (Mar 2020): 85-118.

Sylvain Dufraisse

DUFRAISSE Sylvain, “Facing the Involvement of Youths in Competitions: Soviet Visions and Adaptations to the Rejuvenation of Elite Sports (Second Half of the 20th Century)”, Frontiers in Sports and Active Living 2:568025. doi: 10.3389/fspor.2020.568025

DUFRAISSE Sylvain, « Struggling against the caste system, the patronage and unhealthy payments: attempts at regulation of football players’ remunerations from the 1950s to the 1970s in the Soviet Union», Soccer and society, 21, 2020, p. 648-656

DUFRAISSE Sylvain, « Le sportif d’élite en Union soviétique, une figure controversée », La Pensée, 401, Janvier-mars 2020, p. 47-58. Dossier « Sport et émancipation ».

Michele Leigh and Lora Mjolsness

She Animates: Soviet Female Subjectivity in Soviet and Russian Animation, Boston: Academic Studies Press, 2020.

Ivo Strahilov

Strahilov, Ivo. 2020. "Où est notre eau ?" Dépossessions et mobilisations patrimoniales dans la Bulgarie actuelle (le cas de Pernik, 2019–2020). In: Valentina Marinescu and Daniela Rovenţa-Frumuşani (eds.) Communication, environnement et développement durable. Études de cas. Cluj-Napoca: Cluj University Press, 47–68. ISBN: 978-606-37-0916-6.

Strahilov, Ivo, and Slavka Karakusheva. 2020. Osmanskoto minalo otvad utvardenia diskurs: spomeni, razkazi i praktiki na nasledyavane [in Bulgarian] [The Ottoman heritage beyond the authorized discourse: memories, narratives and practices of inheritance]. In Veselin Yanchev, Maria Kiprovska and Grigor Boykov (eds.) Vakafite v Bulgaria. Sofia: Sofia University Press, 417–461. ISSN (online): 978-954-07-5098-9, ISBN: 978-954-07-4848-1.

Silja Pitkanen

‘The Future Belongs to Us!’ Children in Soviet and German Propaganda Photographs Published in USSR in Construction and N.S. Frauen-Warte, 1930–1939. PhD dissertation, University of Jyvaskyla, Finland, 2020.

Stephen Woodburn

Stephen M. Woodburn, “The Danilevskii Problem,” published as “Problema Danilevskogo,” Tetradi po konservatizmu: Almanakh, No. 3 (October 2020, special issue on Nikolai Iakovlevich Danilevskii), 199-222.

Pey-Yi Chu

Chu, Pey-Yi. The Life of Permafrost: A History of Frozen Earth in Russian and Soviet Science. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2020.

Elaine Mackinnon

Miklashevskaya, Ludmilla. Gender and Survival in Soviet Russia: A Life in the Shadow of Stalin’s Terror. Translated and edited by Elaine MacKinnon. London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2020.

Laura Dean

Dean, Laura A. 2020. Diffusing Human Trafficking Policy in Eurasia Policy Press, University of Bristol (ISBN 978-1447352839)

Linna Liberchuk

Liberchuk L.G. Usage of Technological Innovations for Foreign Languages Learning. Russian as a Foreign Language and Methods of Teaching. Saint-Petersburg State University. Association of Teachers of the Russian language and literature. Vol. 31, pp.45-55. Saint-Petersburg. 2020. www.elibrary.ru 44192997

Liberchuk L. Three Meetings with Professor and Poet Joseph Brodsky. Nevsky Almanah. #2 (112), 2020, pp. 64-66. Saint-Petersburg. www.nev-almanah.spb.ru

Yuri Frantsuz

Savani, Shahnaz, Robin Edward Gearing, Yuri Frantsuz, and Maria Sozinova. "Suicide in Central Asia." Suicidology Online 11, no. 1 (March 19, 2020): 1-12. doi:http://suicidology-online.com/pdf/SOL-2020-11-1-1.pdf.

Yuri Frantsuz & Eduard Ponarin, 2020. "The Impact of Societal Instability on Demographic Behavior (The Case of Soviet and Post-Soviet Russia)," Population Research and Policy Review, Springer;Southern Demographic Association (SDA), vol. 39(6), pages 1087-1117, December. DOI:10.1007/s11113-020-09595-7