Field-Of-Study: Russian History

Kevin M. F. Platt

Kevin M. F. Platt is Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures and Graduate Chair of the Comparative Literature Program at the University of Pennsylvania. He is also a member of Penn’s graduate teaching faculty in History and in English Literature. His research focuses on representations of Russian history, Russian historiography, and history and memory in

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Louise McReynolds

Louise McReynolds earned her Ph.D. from the University of Chicago in 1984. Fleeing the Windy City for Paradise, she taught for more than twenty years at the University of Hawai’i, where she also sat on the joint steering committee with members of the East West Center and developed a Certificate Program in Cultural Studies. Hearing

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Kate Brown

Kate Brown is the author of A Biography of No Place: From Ethnic Borderland to Soviet Heartland (Harvard UP, 2004), which won several prizes including the American Historical Association’s George Louis Beer Prize for the Best Book in International European History. Her work as an historian of landscape has mostly focused on territories and populations

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Mark D. Steinberg

Mark Steinberg specializes in the cultural, intellectual, and social history of Russia in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. His research interests focus on the cultures of the city, modernities, emotions, religion, the experiences and worldview of lower-class Russians, and the development of ideas and values. Publications include Moral Communities: The Culture of Class

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