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  • May 2024 cover. Image of a catalog in Moldova. Photo by Anna Whittington.

    May 2024

    In the May issue: “Teaching and Learning Soviet History through the Unessay” by Paula Michaels; “Research in Moldova in 2024: Access to Archives and the Future of Moldovan Studies” by Igor Cașu; Diversity and Familiarity: A Conversation about Archival Research with Anna Whittington; Spotlight on Academic Blogs: An Interview with Blog Editors at H-Russia, H-Ukraine, The Jordan Center Blog, and Peripheral Histories?; 56th ASEEES Annual Convention; 2024 Cohen-Tucker Fellows; Spring 2024 Slavic Review Preview

  • Recent Issues

  • March 2024

    Cover Article: “Photographing the Palimpsest: Past, Place, and the Fantasmatic in Wrocław” by Frankee Lyons, “Colonizing and Colonized Researchers? Between Local and Western Perspectives” by Klavdia Smola, Interview with 2023 Wayne S. Vucinich Book Prize Winner Geneviève Zubrzycki, ASEEES Spring 2024 Virtual Roundtable Series: Careers Beyond Academia, Calls: 2024 ASEEES Prizes, Grants, and Board of Directors Self-Nominations, @ASEEES on YouTube! Interviews with the 2023 Presidential Plenary Speakers, Spring 2024 First Book Subvention Winners, Spring 2024 Programming

  • January 2024

    Cover Article “‘Everything Exists to Be Told’: Archival Research in Unfamiliar Places” by Aaron M. Thompson, 2023 President’s Address, “De-Centering Russia: Challenges and Opportunities” by Juliet Johnson, 2023 Executive Director’s Annual Report by Lynda Park, Interview Feature, The 2023 ASEEES Book Prize winners on research, writing, and publishing (Part II)


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