Gregory Feifer


Executive Director, Institute of Current World Affairs

Center Associate
Current Project
Nemtsov: The Life and Death of Russia’s Would-be Leader
Foreign Language


, Harvard University
Selected Publications

"A New History Recalibrates the Villains of the Russian Revolution," The New York Times, June 6 2017

Russians: The People Behind the Power (Twelve, 2014)

The Great Gamble: The Soviet War in Afghanistan (HarperCollins, 2009)

Spy Handler: Memoir of a KGB Officer, The True Story of the Man who Recruited Robert Hanssen and Aldrich Ames, by former KGB colonel Victor Cherkashin with Gregory Feifer (Basic Books, 2005)

“Trump and Putin’s Meeting of the Minds,” Foreign, July 11, 2017