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.



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This week’s podcast is a roundtable interview I conducted at the University of Pittsburgh for the Center for Russia, East European, and Eurasian Studies Spring Series, “Spying, Archiving, Reporting: Information in Eastern Europe” The following...

Lenin’s Government

on Apr 14, 2019 in: History

Guest: Lara Douds on Inside Lenin’s Government: Power, Ideology and Practice in the Early Soviet State published by Bloomsbury. The post Lenin’s Government appeared first on Sean's Russia Blog.

Partial transcript of an interview with Lara Douds on the formation, functioning, and decline of the Lenin's Council of People's Commissars, or Sovnarkom. The post Transcript: Lenin’s Government appeared first on Sean's Russia Blog.

Guest: Natalia Telepneva on Soviet and Warsaw Pact intelligence services and African anti-colonial movements. The post Soviet Intelligence and African National Liberation appeared first on Sean's Russia Blog.

Partial transcript of an interview with Natalia Telepneva on Soviet and Czechoslovak intelligence in African national liberation movements. The post Transcript: Soviet Intelligence and African National Liberation appeared first on Sean's Russia...

Guest: Katherine Reischl on Photographic Literacy: Cameras in the Hands of Russian Authors published by Cornell University Press. The post Photography and Russian Literature appeared first on Sean's Russia Blog.

Partial transcript of my interview with Katherine Reischl on the intersection of photography and Russian literature. The post Transcript: Photography in the Russian Literary Imagination appeared first on Sean's Russia Blog.