Recent Posts

The Wired Cold War

Guests: Ekaterina Babintseva and Slava Gerovitch on cybernetics in the United States and Soviet Union.

Pogroms and Race Riots

Guests: Steven Zipperstein and Michael Pfeifer on anti-Jewish and anti-Black violence in Russia and the United States.


Past Interviews

Russian and American Empire

Guests: Daniel Immerwahr and Willard Sunderland on American and Russian Empire.

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Enter Dopeworld

Guest: Niko Vorobyov on the adventures in dopeworld.

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Russian Serfdom and American Slavery

Guests: Amanda Brickell Bellows and Alessandro Stanziani on Russian serfdom and American slavery.

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SRB Presents: Geopolitics on the Move

Presenting Geopolitics on the Move, a podcast series I recorded this summer with Fyodor Lukyanov, the editor of Russia in Global Affairs.

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Protests in Belarus

Elena Gapova on the protests in Belarus.

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Biculturalism and the Apollo-Soyuz Mission

The final two short audio pieces from the Monterey Summer Symposium on Russia. “A Brief Conversation on Biculturalism” by Alexandra Diouk and “Remembering the 1975 Apollo-Soyuz Mission: 45 years of US-Russian Space Cooperation” by Lisa Becker.

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Trash Protests and Leninopad

Two short audio pieces from the Monterey Summer Symposium on Russia. “The Great Russian Trash Crisis” by Seth Farkas and  “An Empty Pedestal: Ukraine after Leninopad” by Sabrina Beaver.

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Soviet Military Masculinity

Guest: Erica Fraser on Military Masculinity and Postwar Recovery in the Soviet Union published by the University of Toronto Press.

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REEES Faculty Spotlight: Olga Klimova

Faculty Spotlight on the University of Pittsburgh’s Olga Klimova.

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REEES Faculty Spotlight: Katie Manukyan

Faculty Spotlight on the University of Pittsburgh’s Katie Manukyan.

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Stories Along the Trans-Siberian

Guests: Marina Dmukhovskaya and Georg Wallner about their podcast project Mesto47.


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Rebroadcast: Experiencing the Russian Revolution

Guest: Mark Steinberg on the experience of the Russian Revolution.

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