Elizabeth Wood

Elizabeth
A.
Wood

Professor of History, MIT

Center Associate
Expertise
Longue duree of Russian history
centralization under the Putin regime as it compares to centralization under the Bolshevik regime in 1917-1929.
Current Project
"The New Facade of Autocracy: Vladimir Putin and Hypermasculinity, 1999-2012"
Foreign Language

Education

Ph.D.
, History
, University of Michigan
Selected Publications

Performing Justice: Agitation Trials in Early Soviet Russia (Cornell University Press, 2005) (301 pp.)

The Baba and the Comrade: Gender and Politics in Revolutionary Russia (Indiana University Press, 1997) (318 pp.)

"Performing Memory: Vladimir Putin and World War II in Russia," The Soviet and Post-Soviet Review 38, 2 (2011): 172-200.

"The Woman Question in Russia: Contradictions and Ambivalence" in Abbott Gleason, ed., A Companion to Russian History (Blackwell Publishing, 2009), pp. 353-67.

"How Two Centuries of Conflict Shaped the Tsarnaev Brothers," The Atlantic, May 5, 2013; http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2013/05/how-two-centuri...

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Telephone
617-253-3255
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