Guest: Irina Erman on her article ?Nation and Vampiric Narration in Aleksey Tolstoy?s ?The Family of the Vourdalak? published in the January 2020 issue of The Russian Review.
Guest: Faith Hillis on Utopia?s Discontents: Russian Exiles and the Quest for Freedom, 1830?1930 published by Oxford University Press.
Guest: Timothy Frye on Weak Strongman: The Limits of Power in Putin?s Russia published by Princeton University Press.
Russell Martin on The Tsar's Happy Occasion: Ritual and Dynasty in the Weddings of Russia's Rulers, 1495?1745 published by Cornell University Press.
SRB interns Amelia Parlier and Felix Helbing dive into the weird world of advice columns. Two unlikely parings on the block?Komsomol decorum and the diva of dish, Emily Post. It?s wine and cheese!
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Guest: Tricia Starks on Smoking under the Tsars: A History of Tobacco in Imperial Russia published by Cornell University Press.
Guest: Kristy Ironside on A Full-Value Ruble: The Promise of Prosperity in the Postwar Soviet Union published by Harvard University Press.
Dina Fainberg on Cold War Correspondents: Soviet and American Reporters on the Ideological Frontlines published by John Hopkins University Press.
Guest: Marko Duman?i? on Men out of Focus: The Soviet Masculinity Crisis in the Long Sixties published by the University of Toronto Press.
Guest: Mark Vincent on Criminal Subculture in the Gulag: Prisoner Society in the Stalinist Labour Camps published by Bloomsbury.
Guest: Siobhán Hearne on Policing Prostitution: Regulating the Lower Classes in Late Imperial Russia published by Oxford University Press.
Guest: Anne Lounsbery on Life Is Elsewhere: Symbolic Geography in the Russian Provinces, 1800?1917 published by Cornell University Press.
Guest: Karl Qualls on Stalin?s Niños: Educating Spanish Civil War Refugee Children in the Soviet Union, 1937-51 published by the University of Toronto Press.
Guest: Eric Lee on Night of the Bayonets: The Texel Uprising and Hitler?s Revenge ? April-May 1945 published by Greenhill Books.
Guest: Rossen Djagalov on From Internationalism to Postcolonialism: Literature and Cinema between the Second and the Third Worlds published by McGill-Queen's University Press.
Guest: Trevor Erlacher on Ukrainian Nationalism in the Age of Extremes: An Intellectual Biography of Dmytro Dontsov published by Harvard University Press.
Guest: Lee Farrow on Alexis in America: A Russian Grand Duke's Tour, 1871-72 published by Louisiana State University Press.
Guest: Douglas Smith on The Russian Job: The Forgotten Story of How America Saved the Soviet Union from Ruin published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux.