A This is Hell! interview with your humble host.
A response to the responses to the Navalny question and the Russian Left.
Guest: Joshua Rubenstein on The Last Days of Stalin.
Guest: Gerard Toal on Near Abroad: Putin, the West and the Contest Over Ukraine and the Caucasus.
Guest: Mischa Gabowitsch on Protest in Putin’s Russia.
Guest: Lisa Kirschenbaum on International Communism and the Spanish Civil War: Solidarity and Suspicion.
Guest: Aaron Retish on peasants in the Russian Revolution.
Guest: Constantine Pleshakov on The Crimean Nexus: Putin’s War and the Clash of Civilizations.
Guest: Botakoz Kassymbekova on Despite Cultures: Early Soviet Rule in Tajikistan.
Guest: Judith Beyer on The Force of Custom: Law and the Ordering of Everyday Life in Kyrgyzstan.