2019 Associates List

Name

Institutional Affiliation

Title/Position

Email

Title of Research Project

abdullayeva, Yelena

University of Waterloo

GRADUATE STUDENT

y4abdull@Uwaterloo.ca

Crafting Modern Woman in Azerbaijan, 1900-1929: Muslim Women, State, and Modernity

Allen, Barbara

Lasalle University

associate professor

bca1917@gmail.com

Documents of the workers opposition in the Russian Communist Party, 1919-1930

apkarian, juliette

Emory University

Associate professor

russjsa@emory.edu

asymmetric “Warfare”: Soviet artistic avantgardism in multicultural context

BAdadshvili, medea

Tbilisi State UNIVERSITY

LECTURER

medea.badashvili@tsu.ge

Gender, Family and religion in the postsocialist context in south caucasus

Baker, james

University of Nebraska – Lincoln

GRADUATE STUDENT

james.eugene.baker@huskers.unl.edu

black januaries and the black gardens of karabagh: two years in the collapse of the soviet empire (1990-1991)

Blasing, molly

university of kentucky

ASsistant PROFESSOR

mtblasing@uky.edu

scholarly edition of the memoirs of a.i. tsvetaeva

BORenstein, eliot

new york university

PROFESSOR

eb7@nyu.edu

pussy riot: speaking punk to power

Bratcher, abigail

university of chicago

GRADUATE STUDENT

abratcher@uchicago.EDU

the internationalization of soviet agriculture in the aftermath of the virgin lands campaign

clay, catherine

Shippensburg university

associate PROFESSOR

cbclay@ship.EDU

bees and beekeeping in russia

Clay, eugene

arizona state university

Associate professor

clay@asu.EDU

religious freedom and the spiritual marketplace in russia

Coggeshall, Samuel

columbia UNIVERSITY

graduate student

scf2117@columbia.edu

consular networks and the creation of national space between empire and revolution, 1898-1934

dorr, SArah

University of Leeds

researcher

ptswd@leeds.ac.uk

understanding the arab spring’s impact in uzbekistan

dorroll, philip

wofford college

assistant professor

dorroll@wofford.edu

the other christianity: eastern orthodoxy and the christian east

elliott, mark

Asbury university

retired professor

emark936@gmail.com

russian orthodox foreign relations

farrow, lee

auburn UNIVERSITY at montgomery

PROFESSOR

lfarrow@aum.edu

Russian-American Relations in the age of reform and reconstruction: the catacazy affair and the collapse of imperial friendship

ference, gregory

salisbury UNIVERSITY

PROFESSOR

gxference@salisbury.edu

Teaching the Caucasus: A workshop for college and university educators

Gabel, harold

rutgers UNIVERSITY

GRADUATE STUDENT

h.gabel@rutgers.EDU

iron curtain emigres

goetz, jennifer

columbia university

GRADUATE STUDENT

jbg2159@columbia.edu

Soviet Photography’s fall and rise, 1937-1956

gorshkov, boris

University of tennessee at chattanooga

lecturer

boris.gorshkov@yahoo.com

the dark side of early soviet childhood,1917-1941: repressed children

humphrey, olivia

University of california, Irvine

Graduate Student

ohumphre@uci.EDU

Days of the dead: Military remains and revolutionary russia

hutchinson, erin

harvard UNIVERSITY

graduate student

erinhutchinson@fas.harvard.EDU

Soviet history survey course integrating the caucasus

Andrew jenks

California state university, long beach

prfoessor

andrew.jenks@csulb.EDU

hot tubs, hippies, and space cadets: space collaboration in an age of mutual assured destruction

Kaminsky, david

binghamton university

graduate student

dkamins3@binghamton.edu

Shaping the land: the environmental impact of the soviet gulag

kefeli, agnes

Arizona state University

LECTURER

kefeli@asu.edu

re-enchanting the eurasian steppe: eco-nationalism and eschatology in soviet and post-soviet tatar literature (1960-Present)

kolar, kelly

MIddle tennesse STATE UNIVERSITY

assistant professor

kelly.kolar@Mtsu.EDU

the documentary record, politics, and historical memory in 21st century russia

lahana, martha

independent scholar

marthalllh@gmail.com

A.s. matveev, 1625-1682

leigh, michele

southern illinois UNIVERSITY

assistant professor

drleigh@micheleleigh.net

she animates: gender in soviet and russian animation 1&2

leikin, julia

university of exeter

researcher

jleikin@gmail.com

The russian mediterranean

lucey, colleeN

UNIVERSITY OF arizona

assistant professor

luceyc@email.arizona.edu

love for sale: prostitution in 19th-century russian literature and visual culture

lyubchenko, olena

york UNIVERSITY

graduate student

olenaly@yorku.ca

GENDER order in transition?: Social reproduction in Post-soviet russia

mcconnell, alexander

university of michigan

graduate student

amcconn@umich.EDU

“Soviet humanism” after stalin: 1953-91

mjolsness, lora

university of california, irvine

lecturer

lora@uci.EDU

she animates: gender in soviet and russian animation vol. 1 and 2

montgomery, robert

baldwin wallace university

professor

rmontgom1@gmail.com

bato-dalai ochirov and his contributions to the buryat national movement

musgrave, leone

indiana university

mlmabq@gmail.com

the caucasus and russia in the modern world: a course-development project

naylor, francis

university of colorado

graduate student

francis.naylor@colorado.EDU

territory as a nexus of nationalism, spatial analysis, and mental mapping: the north caucasus of the former soviet union

park, ausra

siena college

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

ausrapark@Icloud.com

borderland regions of the ex-ussr: the caucasus

phillips, sarah

indiana university

professor

sadphill@indiana.edu

searching for comrade vonnegut

pitkanen, Silja

university of jyvaskyla

graduate student

silja.k.pitkanen@jyu.fi

Representations of children on propaganda photographs published on the magazines ussr in construction and N.s. frauen-warte, 1930-1939

pollock, sean

wright state university

associate professor

sean,pollock@wright.edu

Russia’s muslims: A history

przygrodzki, robert

western governor’s university

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

rlprzygrodzki@yahoo.com

russian squares, jewish streets, polish city: warsaw’s contested spaces to 1926

ramsey, justin

university of rochester

graduate student

jrams11@Ur.rochester.EDU

the leningrad metro and soviet socialism: from stalinism to de-stalinization

rice, kelsey

united States military academy

assistant professor

kelsey.rice@westpoint.edu

teaching history, geopolitics and culture in the south caucasus: planning a staff ride for USMA cadets

richardson, curtis

university of north carolina

researcher

curtrich@live.unc.edu

polina zhemchuzhina: the life of an elite soviet-jewish woman

rodriguez, alyssa

UNIVERSITY OF rochester

GRADUATE STUDENT

a_rodriguez27@u.pacific.EDU

dissenters and civilians: identity within the brezhnev era, 1967-1977

rybak, jan

european university institute

researcher

jan.rybak@eui.eu

jewish security strategies and self-defense against anti-jewish violence in east-central europe, 1918-1921

saricayir, ecem

cornell university

GRADUATE STUDENT

es939@cornell.EDU

dwelling on a border in flux: kars 1877-1917

sawkins, isabel

university of exeter

graduate student

issysawkins@hotmail.co.uk

The kholokost, putin’s tale: the political instrumentalisation of the holocaust in the visual arts of the russian federation

skorobogatov, yana

williams college

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

ys3@williams.edu

killing the soviet man: the death penalty in the soviet union, 1954-1991

smith-peter, susan

college of staten island/cuny

associate professor

susan.smithpeter@csi.cuny.edu

gaining a greater understanding of russian-american relations

soderstrom, mark

aurora UNIVERSITY

associate professor

msoderst@aurorA.EDU

enlightening the land of midnight: Peter slovtsov, ivan kalashnikov, and the saga of russian siberia

steinwedel, charles

northeastern illinois university

professor

c-steinwedel@neiu.EDU

sugar, wealth, and power in russia and the world, 1861-1917

storm, karli

UNIVERSITY OF eastern finland

researcher

karli.storm@Uef.fi

The dynamics of identity in a border region: the case of the georgian azeri-turks of kvemo kartli

strahilov, ivo

sofia university at st. kliment ohridski

researcher

strahilov.ivo@gmail.com

national pride: cultural heritage, gender and civil rights in bulgaria

tasch, jeremy

towson university

professor

jtasch@towson.edu

geographies of power: teaching the lived experiences from the caspian to the pacific

theobald, emily

UNIVERSITY OF florida

graduate student

etheobald@UfI.EDU

music and the cold war from poland to pittsburgh: national memory and transnational politics

thompson, Aaron

university of virginia

GRADUATE STUDENT

Amt3ad@virginia.EDU

competing ideas of ecumenism in late 19th-century russian orthodoxy

thorstensson, victoria

Nazarbayev university

assistant professor

victoria.thorstensson@nu.edu.kz

nihilism in russian polemical novels of the 1860s-1870s

trifiro, justin

UNIVERSITY OF southern california

graduate student

trifiro@usc.EDU

friendship as a philosophical problem in fyodor dostoevsky’s works

west, sally

truman STATE UNIVERSITY

PROFESSOR

swest@truman.EDU

enriching the study of the south caucasus in the history major

williams, joanna

macao polytechnic institute

professor

onhajrw@ipm.EDU.mo

the kazan school: Jan Baudouin de courtenay and Mikolaj kruszewski

woodburn, stephen

southwestern college

professor

stephen.woodburn@sckans.edu

Konstantin tolstoi and the prospects for democratic modernity in russia

wurmstein, wendy

texas tech university

graduate student

wendy.wurmstein@ttu.EDU

The other side: western and eastern perspectives on soviet force posture, 1945-1991

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