Partial transcript with my interview with Paula Michaels on the Soviet origins of Lamaze.
Guest: Marlene Laruelle on Russian Nationalism: Imaginaries, Doctrines, and Political Battlefields, published by Routledge, and her edited collection Entangled Far Rights: A Russian-European Intellectual Romance in the 20th Century, published by the University of Pittsburgh Press.
Guest: Wilson Bell on Stalin’s Gulag at War: Forced Labor, Mass Death, and Soviet Victory in the Second World War published by the University of Toronto Press.
Guest: Tomas Matza on Shock Therapy: Psychology, Precarity and Well-Being in Postsocialist Russia published by Duke University Press.[spp-player]
Guest: Natalia Roudakova on Losing Pravda: Ethics and the Press in Post-Truth Russia published by Cambridge University Press.[spp-player]
Guest: Jeremy Morris on Everyday Postsocialism: Working-class Communities in the Russian Margins.[spp-player]
Guest: Johan Engvall on The State as Investment Market: Kyrgyzstan in Comparative Perspective.[spp-player]