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
Email