Sean's Russia Blog

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Blog Tags:Russia, History, Soviet Union, Putin, Medvedev
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News and commentary on Russia.

Latest Blog Posts

Guest: Natalia Roudakova on Losing Pravda: Ethics and the Press in Post-Truth Russia published by Cambridge University Press. [spp-player]...

Deaf in the Soviet Union

on Jan 11, 2018 in: History

Guest: Claire Shaw on Deaf in the USSR: Marginality, Community, and Soviet Identity, 1917-1991. [spp-player]...

The SRB Podcast in 2017

on Jan 4, 2018 in: Blog, News

The SRB Podcast in 2017 by the numbers.

Mikhail Zygar's The Empire Must Die provides a narrative timeline for the Russian Revolution as an allegory for Russia’s present.

Mark Steinberg on the symbolism of angels, wings, and flight in the Russian Revolution. [spp-player]...

I review Doug Rogers' deconstruction of oil—not to uncover its relations of production—to trace the dispersion of its value in shaping the post-Soviet province of Perm.

Mark Steinberg on "The Russian Revolution as Utopian Leap in the Open Air of History."...