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Professor Laura Engelstein FBA

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About this Fellow

The social, cultural, and political history of the late Russian Empire; Russian Revolution and Civil War; history of sexuality; history of law and medicine in Russia and modern Europe

Website: http://history.yale.edu/people/laura-engelstein

Appointments

Current post

  • Henry S McNeil Professor Emerita of Russian History, Yale University; Professor Emerita, Princeton University

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