Publications

Walking the Razor’s Edge: the origins of Soviet censorship/The Fate of the Bolshevik Revolution 1917-1941, Bloomsbury, January 2020

Political Police Archives in Ukraine and Georgia: a research note. Europe Asia Studies, December 9 2019. One of her last tweets recorded this:

Using the Security Archives in Ukraine and Georgia Open Archives Project, Institute of the Development of Freedom of Information,September 1, 2018. How to use the security archives in Ukraine and Georgia – planning your visit, using the archive, and reading room.

The ‘Garrotted Renaissance’: language and nationalism in the 1930s The Language of ‘Authoritarian’ Regimes, November 1, 2017. Blog post on the Ukrainian writers who were executed by the Soviet NKVD in 1937

Bridge of Spies: Spielberg’s Cold War is predictably one-sided The Conversation, November 24, 2015 – A review of the film Bridge of Spies, by Steven Spielberg. 

Women of Moscow: Conversations in the archive The Still Point, November 3, 2015. A piece of creative writing about my first visit to the Russian archives. 

Russian revolution Eye Magazine,November 29, 2012. Report on the current state of graphic design in Russia, including an interview with the founder of the British Higher School of Art and Design in Moscow

Interview with Andrei Tarkovksy The Telegraph website, January 1, 2007Interview with the son of the great Soviet film director.See publication