Category Archives: Russia/Soviet

Esperanto & Historical Imagination

Esperanto and Historical Imagination In early summer 1932, an anonymous Soviet functionary opened an envelope containing a formal invitation for the Soviet Union to participate…

Russian Studies on DR

The fourth season of Dissertation Reviews begins very soon, and we have more Russian Studies content than ever. If you wish to participate in Dissertation Reviews,…

Fedor Abramov & Soviet Socialism, 1953-62

A review of The Individual after Stalin: Fedor Abramov, Russian Intellectuals, and the Revitalization of Soviet Socialism, 1953-1962 by Anatoly Pinsky. Anatoly Pinsky’s dissertation outlines…

Cold Case Creativity

Cold Case Creativity My dissertation, Worlds on View: Visual Art Exhibitions and State Identity in the Late Cold War, combines several different methodologies — those…

The New Russian Trio

We are very excited to announce that “Russian Studies Dissertation Reviews” has gained two new editors, Julia Fein (Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey)…