Rachel Applebaum

Rachel
L.
Applebaum

Assistant Professor of Russian and East European History, Tufts University

Center Associate
Expertise
Modern Russia
world history
the Cold War
Language Politics
Current Project
The Language of Superpower: The Rise of Russian as a World Language during the Cold War
Foreign Language

Education

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

Empire of Friends: Soviet Power and Socialist Internationalism in Cold War Czechoslovakia (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, forthcoming, Spring 2019)

“The Friendship Project: Socialist Internationalism in the Soviet Union and Czechoslovakia in the 1950s and 1960s.” Slavic Review, volume 74, number 3, 484–507 (Fall 2015)

“A Test of Friendship: Soviet-Czechoslovak Tourism and the Prague Spring.” In The Socialist Sixties: Crossing Borders in the Second World, edited by Anne Gorsuch and Diane Koenker, 213–232. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2013

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